Debian DSA-3141-1 : wireshark - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81028

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the dissectors/parsers for SSL/TLS and DEC DNA, which could result in denial of service.

Solution

Upgrade the wireshark packages.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 1.8.2-5wheezy14.

For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.12.1+g01b65bf-3.

See Also

https://packages.debian.org/source/wheezy/wireshark

https://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3141

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81028

File Name: debian_DSA-3141.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/01/28

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:wireshark, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0562, CVE-2015-0564

BID: 71921, 71922

DSA: 3141