Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tcpdump (MDVSA-2015:182)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82457

Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description

Updated tcpdump package fixes security vulnerabilities :

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump. These vulnerabilities might result in denial of service (application crash) or, potentially, execution of arbitrary code (CVE-2015-0261, CVE-2015-2153, CVE-2015-2154, CVE-2015-2155).

Solution

Update the affected tcpdump package.

See Also

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0114.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82457

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-182.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2015/03/31

Modified: 2018/07/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:tcpdump, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0261, CVE-2015-2153, CVE-2015-2154, CVE-2015-2155

BID: 73017, 73018, 73019, 73021

MDVSA: 2015:182