Wireshark Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Nov16 (Windows)

2016-11-18T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310809803
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2016 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2018-11-13T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with Wireshark and is prone to multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_wireshark_mult_dos_vuln_nov16_win.nasl 12338 2018-11-13 14:51:17Z asteins $
#
# Wireshark Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Nov16 (Windows)
#
# Authors:
# Kashinath T <tkashinath@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2016 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,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.809803");
  script_version("$Revision: 12338 $");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2016-9374", "CVE-2016-9376", "CVE-2016-9373", "CVE-2016-9375");
  script_bugtraq_id(94369);
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-11-13 15:51:17 +0100 (Tue, 13 Nov 2018) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2016-11-18 12:48:21 +0530 (Fri, 18 Nov 2016)");
  script_name("Wireshark Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Nov16 (Windows)");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is installed with Wireshark
  and is prone to multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.");

  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Multiple flaws are due to,

  - The AllJoyn dissector could crash with a buffer over-read, triggered by
    network traffic or a capture file.

  - The DCERPC dissector could crash with a use-after-free, triggered by network
    traffic or a capture file.

  - The DTN dissector could go into an infinite loop, triggered by network
    traffic or a capture file.

  - The OpenFlow dissector could crash with memory exhaustion, triggered by network
    traffic or a capture file.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow remote
  attackers to conduct denial of service attack.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Wireshark version 2.2.0 to 2.2.1 and
  2.0.0 to 2.0.7 on Windows.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Wireshark version 2.2.2 or
  or 2.0.8 later.");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2016-59.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2016-60.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2016-61.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2016-62.html");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family("Denial of Service");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2016 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_dependencies("gb_wireshark_detect_win.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Wireshark/Win/Ver");
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");
include("host_details.inc");

if(!wirversion = get_app_version(cpe:CPE)){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_in_range(version:wirversion, test_version:"2.0.0", test_version2:"2.0.7"))
{
  fix = "2.0.8";
  VULN = TRUE;
}

else if(version_in_range(version:wirversion, test_version:"2.2.0", test_version2:"2.2.1"))
{
  fix = "2.2.2";
  VULN = TRUE;
}

if(VULN)
{
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:wirversion, fixed_version:fix);
  security_message(data:report);
  exit(0);
}