SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 8085)

2012-05-01T00:00:00
ID SUSE_WIRESHARK-8085.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2020 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2012-05-01T00:00:00

Description

This version upgrade of wireshark fixes the following security vulnerabilities :

  • The ANSI A dissector could dereference a NULL pointer and crash. (CVE-2012-1593)

  • The pcap and pcap-ng file parsers could crash trying to read ERF data. (CVE-2012-1595)

  • The MP2T dissector could try to allocate too much memory and crash. (CVE-2012-1596) Additionally, various other non-security bugs have been fixed.

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The text description of this plugin is (C) Novell, Inc.
#

if (NASL_LEVEL < 3000) exit(0);

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(58945);
  script_version ("1.4");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_modification_date", value:"2020/06/04");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2012-1593", "CVE-2012-1595", "CVE-2012-1596");

  script_name(english:"SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 8085)");
  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:
"This version upgrade of wireshark fixes the following security
vulnerabilities :

  - The ANSI A dissector could dereference a NULL pointer
    and crash. (CVE-2012-1593)

  - The pcap and pcap-ng file parsers could crash trying to
    read ERF data. (CVE-2012-1595)

  - The MP2T dissector could try to allocate too much memory
    and crash. (CVE-2012-1596) Additionally, various other
    non-security bugs have been fixed."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1593.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1595.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1596.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Apply ZYPP patch number 8085.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");

  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:"2012/04/21");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2012/05/01");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2020 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:4, reference:"wireshark-1.4.12-0.5.6")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES10", sp:4, reference:"wireshark-1.4.12-0.5.6")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES10", sp:4, reference:"wireshark-devel-1.4.12-0.5.6")) 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.");