Wireshark Multiple Vulnerabilities - March-11 (Windows)

2011-03-09T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310801755
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2018-10-20T00:00:00

Description

The host is installed with Wireshark and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_wireshark_mult_vuln_mar11_win.nasl 11997 2018-10-20 11:59:41Z mmartin $
#
# Wireshark Multiple Vulnerabilities - March-11 (Windows)
#
# Authors:
# Madhuri D <dmadhuri@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
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#
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# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.801755");
  script_version("$Revision: 11997 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-10-20 13:59:41 +0200 (Sat, 20 Oct 2018) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2011-03-09 16:08:21 +0100 (Wed, 09 Mar 2011)");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2011-0713", "CVE-2011-1139");
  script_bugtraq_id(46416);
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"6.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_name("Wireshark Multiple Vulnerabilities - March-11 (Windows)");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/65460");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-04.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.4.4.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.15.html");

  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_wireshark_detect_win.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Wireshark/Win/Ver");
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation could allow attackers to overflow a buffer and execute
  arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Wireshark version 1.2.0 through 1.2.14
  Wireshark version 1.4.0 through 1.4.3");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaws are due to

  - Improper bounds checking by the Visual C++ analyzer.

  - Error in 'wiretap/pcapng.c', which allows remote attackers to cause a
    denial of service via a pcap-ng file that contains a large packet-length
    field.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to the Wireshark version 1.4.4  or 1.2.15 or later.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The host is installed with Wireshark and is prone to multiple
  vulnerabilities.");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.wireshark.org/download.html");
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

wiresharkVer = get_kb_item("Wireshark/Win/Ver");
if(!wiresharkVer){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_in_range(version:wiresharkVer, test_version:"1.2.0", test_version2:"1.2.14")||
   version_in_range(version:wiresharkVer, test_version:"1.4.0", test_version2:"1.4.3")){
  security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
}