Debian DSA-2101-1 : wireshark - several vulnerabilities

2010-09-01T00:00:00
ID DEBIAN_DSA-2101.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2021 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2010-09-01T00:00:00

Description

Several implementation errors in the dissector of the Wireshark network traffic analyzer for the ASN.1 BER protocol and in the SigComp Universal Decompressor Virtual Machine may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 70300
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Debian Security Advisory DSA-2101. The text 
# itself is copyright (C) Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
#

include('deprecated_nasl_level.inc');
include('compat.inc');

if (description)
{
  script_id(49058);
  script_version("1.8");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_modification_date", value:"2021/01/04");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2010-2994", "CVE-2010-2995");
  script_bugtraq_id(42618);
  script_xref(name:"DSA", value:"2101");

  script_name(english:"Debian DSA-2101-1 : wireshark - several vulnerabilities");
  script_summary(english:"Checks dpkg output for the updated package");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"Several implementation errors in the dissector of the Wireshark
network traffic analyzer for the ASN.1 BER protocol and in the SigComp
Universal Decompressor Virtual Machine may lead to the execution of
arbitrary code."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2101"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:
"Upgrade the wireshark packages.

For the stable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.0.2-3+lenny10."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:wireshark");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:5.0");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2010/08/31");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2010/09/01");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2021 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  script_family(english:"Debian Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/Debian/release", "Host/Debian/dpkg-l");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("debian_package.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/release")) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Debian");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/dpkg-l")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);


flag = 0;
if (deb_check(release:"5.0", prefix:"tshark", reference:"1.0.2-3+lenny10")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"5.0", prefix:"wireshark", reference:"1.0.2-3+lenny10")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"5.0", prefix:"wireshark-common", reference:"1.0.2-3+lenny10")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"5.0", prefix:"wireshark-dev", reference:"1.0.2-3+lenny10")) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:deb_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else audit(AUDIT_HOST_NOT, "affected");