Wireshark Security Updates (wnpa-sec-2018-02) Windows

2018-01-16T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310812630
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2018-02-26T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with Wireshark and is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_wireshark_wnpa-sec-2018-02_win.nasl 8944 2018-02-26 08:33:13Z asteins $
#
# Wireshark Security Updates (wnpa-sec-2018-02) Windows
#
# Authors:
# Shakeel <bshakeel@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2018 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.812630");
  script_version("$Revision: 8944 $");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2017-17997" );
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-02-26 09:33:13 +0100 (Mon, 26 Feb 2018) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2018-01-16 13:14:37 +0530 (Tue, 16 Jan 2018)");
  script_name("Wireshark Security Updates (wnpa-sec-2018-02) Windows");

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

  script_tag(name: "vuldetect" , value: "Get the installed version with the
  help of detect NVT and check the version is vulnerable or not.");

  script_tag(name: "insight" , value:"The flaw exists as the MRDISC dissector
  could crash");

  script_tag(name: "impact" , value:"Successful exploitation of this vulnerability
  will allow remote attackers to make Wireshark crash. 

  Impact Level: Application.");

  script_tag(name: "affected" , value: "Wireshark version 2.2.0 to 2.2.11 on
  Windows.");

  script_tag(name: "solution" , value: "Upgrade to Wireshark version 2.2.12 or
  later. For updates refer to https://www.wireshark.org");

  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-02"); 
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_wireshark_detect_win.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Wireshark/Win/Ver");
  exit(0);
}


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

## Variable Initialization
wirversion = "";

infos = get_app_version_and_location( cpe:CPE, exit_no_version:TRUE );
wirversion = infos['version'];
path = infos['location'];

if(version_in_range(version:wirversion, test_version:"2.2.0", test_version2:"2.2.11"))
{
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:wirversion, fixed_version:"2.2.12", install_path:path);
  security_message(data:report);
  exit(0);
}
exit(0);