Patch  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8237
DSA-1673 wireshark -- several vulnerabilities  

Several remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in network traffic analyzer Wireshark. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: The GSM SMS dissector is vulnerable to denial of service. The PANA and KISMET dissectors are vulnerable to denial of service. The RMI dissector could disclose system memory. The packet reassembling module is vulnerable to denial of service. The zlib uncompression module is vulnerable to denial of service. The Bluetooth ACL dissector is vulnerable to denial of service. The PRP and MATE dissectors are vulnerable to denial of service. The Q931 dissector is vulnerable to denial of service.
Create Date: 2009-12-15 Last Update Date: 2014-06-23

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions) Products: unix
  • Debian GNU/Linux 4.0
  • wireshark

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 is installed. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6461
IF : Any one of the following are true Packages section
IF : ethereal-common is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  ethereal-common is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package ethereal-common package information
ethereal-common
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : wireshark is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  wireshark is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package wireshark package information
wireshark
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : ethereal is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  ethereal is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package ethereal package information
ethereal
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : wireshark-common is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  wireshark-common is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package wireshark-common package information
wireshark-common
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : tethereal is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  tethereal is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package tethereal package information
tethereal
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : ethereal-dev is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  ethereal-dev is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package ethereal-dev package information
ethereal-dev
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : tshark is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  tshark is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package tshark package information
tshark
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 
IF : wireshark-dev is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  wireshark-dev is earlier than 0.99.4-5.etch.3 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package wireshark-dev package information
wireshark-dev
RPM Version less than 0:0.99.4-5.etch.3 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : dpkginfo_state 

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