SuSE 11.3 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 10444)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82523


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


Wireshark was updated to version 1.10.13 fixing bugs and security issues :

The following security issues have been fixed.

- The WCP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2015-07 CVE-2015-2188 [bnc#920696]

- The pcapng file parser could crash. wnpa-sec-2015-08 CVE-2015-2189 [bnc#920697]

- The TNEF dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2015-10 CVE-2015-2191 [bnc#920699] Further bug fixes and updated protocol support are listed in :


Apply SAT patch number 10444.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82523

File Name: suse_11_wireshark-150311.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/02

Modified: 2015/05/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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: 2015/03/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2188, CVE-2015-2189, CVE-2015-2191