FreeBSD : wireshark -- multiple vulnerabilities (a13500d0-0570-11e5-aab1-d050996490d0)

High Nessus Plugin ID 83902


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Wireshark development team reports :

The following vulnerabilities have been fixed.

- wnpa-sec-2015-12

The LBMR dissector could go into an infinite loop. (Bug 11036) CVE-2015-3808, CVE-2015-3809

- wnpa-sec-2015-13

The WebSocket dissector could recurse excessively. (Bug 10989) CVE-2015-3810

- wnpa-sec-2015-14

The WCP dissector could crash while decompressing data. (Bug 10978) CVE-2015-3811

- wnpa-sec-2015-15

The X11 dissector could leak memory. (Bug 11088) CVE-2015-3812

- wnpa-sec-2015-16

The packet reassembly code could leak memory. (Bug 11129) CVE-2015-3813

- wnpa-sec-2015-17

The IEEE 802.11 dissector could go into an infinite loop. (Bug 11110) CVE-2015-3814

- wnpa-sec-2015-18

The Android Logcat file parser could crash. Discovered by Hanno Bock.
(Bug 11188) CVE-2015-3815


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83902

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a13500d0057011e5aab1d050996490d0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/05/29

Modified: 2016/05/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tshark, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tshark-lite, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wireshark-lite, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2015/05/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/05/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3808, CVE-2015-3809, CVE-2015-3810, CVE-2015-3811, CVE-2015-3812, CVE-2015-3813, CVE-2015-3814, CVE-2015-3815