Wireshark Multiple Vulnerabilities - July09 (Linux)

2009-07-22T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310900591
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod
Modified 2019-04-29T00:00:00

Description

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

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Wireshark Multiple Vulnerabilities - July09 (Linux)
#
# Authors:
# Nikita MR <rnikita@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2009 SecPod, http://www.secpod.com
#
# 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.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.900591");
  script_version("2019-04-29T15:08:03+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2019-04-29 15:08:03 +0000 (Mon, 29 Apr 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2009-07-22 21:36:53 +0200 (Wed, 22 Jul 2009)");
  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_cve_id("CVE-2009-2559", "CVE-2009-2560", "CVE-2009-2561");
  script_bugtraq_id(35748);
  script_name("Wireshark Multiple Vulnerabilities - July09 (Linux)");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://secunia.com/advisories/35884");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1970");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod");
  script_family("Denial of Service");
  script_dependencies("gb_wireshark_detect_lin.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Wireshark/Linux/Ver");
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation could result in denial of service condition.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Wireshark version 1.2.0 on Linux");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"- An array index error in the IPMI dissector may lead to buffer overflow via
    unspecified vectors.

  - Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the Bluetooth L2CAP, MIOP or sFlow
    dissectors and RADIUS which can be exploited via specially crafted network
    packets.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Wireshark 1.2.1 or later.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is installed with Wireshark and is prone to multiple
  vulnerabilities.");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"executable_version_unreliable");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  exit(0);
}

include("version_func.inc");

sharkVer = get_kb_item("Wireshark/Linux/Ver");
if(!sharkVer)
  exit(0);

if(version_is_equal(version:sharkVer, test_version:"1.2.0")){
  security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
}