Security update for wireshark

SUSE Security Update: Security update for wireshark
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2889-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1106514
Cross-References: CVE-2018-16056 CVE-2018-16057 CVE-2018-16058
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update for wireshark to version 2.4.9 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed (bsc#1106514):

  • CVE-2018-16058: Bluetooth AVDTP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-44)
  • CVE-2018-16056: Bluetooth Attribute Protocol dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-45)
  • CVE-2018-16057: Radiotap dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-46)

Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in: https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.4.9.html

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-2052=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2052=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • wireshark-debuginfo-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • wireshark-debugsource-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • wireshark-devel-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • wireshark-ui-qt-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • wireshark-ui-qt-debuginfo-2.4.9-3.9.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libwireshark9-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • libwireshark9-debuginfo-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • libwiretap7-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • libwiretap7-debuginfo-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • libwscodecs1-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • libwscodecs1-debuginfo-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • libwsutil8-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • libwsutil8-debuginfo-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • wireshark-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • wireshark-debuginfo-2.4.9-3.9.1
    • wireshark-debugsource-2.4.9-3.9.1

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