SuSE 11.3 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 10279)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81642

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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


wireshark has been updated to version 1.10.12 to fix six security issues :

- The WCCP dissector could crash. (bnc#912365).
(CVE-2015-0559 / CVE-2015-0560)

- The LPP dissector could crash. (bnc#912368).

- The DEC DNA Routing Protocol dissector could crash.
(bnc#912369). (CVE-2015-0562)

- The SMTP dissector could crash. (bnc#912370).

- Wireshark could crash while decypting TLS/SSL sessions (bnc#912372) Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:. (CVE-2015-0564)


Apply SAT patch number 10279.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81642

File Name: suse_11_wireshark-150205.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/03/05

Updated: 2015/03/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:wireshark, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2015/02/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0559, CVE-2015-0560, CVE-2015-0561, CVE-2015-0562, CVE-2015-0563, CVE-2015-0564