SuSE 11.3 Security Update : tcpdump (SAT Patch Number 10509)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82658


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


When running tcpdump, a remote unauthenticated user could have crashed the application or, potentially, execute arbitrary code by injecting crafted packages into the network.

The following vulnerabilities in protocol printers have been fixed :

- IPv6 mobility printer remote DoS. (CVE-2015-0261, bnc#922220)

- Ethernet printer remote DoS. (CVE-2015-2154, bnc#922222)

- PPP printer remote DoS (CVE-2014-9140, bnc#923142)


Apply SAT patch number 10509.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82658

File Name: suse_11_tcpdump-150320.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/09

Modified: 2015/04/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:tcpdump, 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: 2015/03/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9140, CVE-2015-0261, CVE-2015-2154