Wireshark Security Updates(wnpa-sec-2019-01)-Windows

2019-01-10T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310814395
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2019 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2019-05-17T00:00:00

Description

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

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Wireshark Security Updates(wnpa-sec-2019-01)-Windows
#
# Authors:
# Vidita V Koushik <vidita@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2019 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.814395");
  script_version("2019-05-17T10:45:27+0000");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2019-5716");
  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:"2019-05-17 10:45:27 +0000 (Fri, 17 May 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2019-01-10 17:55:17 +0530 (Thu, 10 Jan 2019)");
  script_name("Wireshark Security Updates(wnpa-sec-2019-01)-Windows");

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

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

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw exists due to an input validation
  error in 6LoWPAN dissector.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow attackers
  to crash Wireshark dissectors by injecting a malformed packet into the network
  or by tricking a victim into opening a malicious packet trace file.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Wireshark versions 2.6.0 to 2.6.5 on Windows.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Wireshark version 2.6.6 or later. Please see the references for more information.");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2019-01.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.wireshark.org/download.html");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2019 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");

if(!infos = get_app_version_and_location(cpe:CPE, exit_no_version:TRUE)) exit(0);
wirversion = infos['version'];
path = infos['location'];

if(version_in_range(version:wirversion, test_version:"2.6.0", test_version2:"2.6.5"))
{
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:wirversion, fixed_version:"2.6.6", install_path:path);
  security_message(data:report);
  exit(0);
}
exit(99);