Security update for wireshark

SUSE Security Update: Security update for wireshark
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:4295-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1117740
Cross-References: CVE-2018-19622 CVE-2018-19623 CVE-2018-19624 CVE-2018-19625 CVE-2018-19626 CVE-2018-19627
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes 6 vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update for wireshark fixes the following issues:
Update to Wireshark 2.4.11 (bsc#1117740).
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-19625: The Wireshark dissection engine could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-51)
  • CVE-2018-19626: The DCOM dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-52)
  • CVE-2018-19623: The LBMPDM dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-53)
  • CVE-2018-19622: The MMSE dissector could go into an infinite loop (wnpa-sec-2018-54)
  • CVE-2018-19627: The IxVeriWave file parser could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-55)
  • CVE-2018-19624: The PVFS dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-56)

Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:
  • https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.4.11.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-15-2018-3066=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-3066=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • wireshark-debuginfo-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • wireshark-debugsource-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • wireshark-devel-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • wireshark-ui-qt-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • wireshark-ui-qt-debuginfo-2.4.11-3.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libwireshark9-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • libwireshark9-debuginfo-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • libwiretap7-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • libwiretap7-debuginfo-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • libwscodecs1-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • libwscodecs1-debuginfo-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • libwsutil8-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • libwsutil8-debuginfo-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • wireshark-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • wireshark-debuginfo-2.4.11-3.15.1
    • wireshark-debugsource-2.4.11-3.15.1

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