SuSE 10 Security Update : ethereal (ZYPP Patch Number 6627)

2009-12-01T00:00:00
ID SUSE_ETHEREAL-6627.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2016-12-22T00:00:00

Description

Update of wireshark to fix multiple vulnerabilities :

  • The Paltalk dissector could crash on alignment-sensitive processors. (CVE-2009-3549: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))

  • The DCERPC/NT dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-3550: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM))

  • The SMB dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-3551: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))

  • The RADIUS dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-2560: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The text description of this plugin is (C) Novell, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(42958);
  script_version ("$Revision: 1.9 $");
  script_cvs_date("$Date: 2016/12/22 20:32:45 $");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2009-2560", "CVE-2009-3549", "CVE-2009-3550", "CVE-2009-3551");

  script_name(english:"SuSE 10 Security Update : ethereal (ZYPP Patch Number 6627)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated packages");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"Update of wireshark to fix multiple vulnerabilities :

  - The Paltalk dissector could crash on alignment-sensitive
    processors. (CVE-2009-3549: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0
    (MEDIUM))

  - The DCERPC/NT dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-3550:
    CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM))

  - The SMB dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-3551: CVSS v2
    Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))

  - The RADIUS dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-2560: CVSS
    v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2560.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3549.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3550.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3551.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Apply ZYPP patch number 6627.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_cwe_id(20, 189);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2009/11/03");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2009/12/01");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"SuSE Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/cpu", "Host/SuSE/release", "Host/SuSE/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) exit(0, "Local checks are not enabled.");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/release")) exit(0, "The host is not running SuSE.");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/rpm-list")) exit(1, "Could not obtain the list of installed packages.");

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) exit(1, "Failed to determine the architecture type.");
if (cpu >!< "x86_64" && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") exit(1, "Local checks for SuSE 10 on the '"+cpu+"' architecture have not been implemented.");


flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED10", sp:2, reference:"ethereal-0.10.14-16.40.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES10", sp:2, reference:"ethereal-0.10.14-16.40.1")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES10", sp:2, reference:"ethereal-devel-0.10.14-16.40.1")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_warning(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_warning(0);
  exit(0);
}
else exit(0, "The host is not affected.");