Security update for wireshark

SUSE Security Update: Security update for wireshark
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3590-3
Rating: important
References: #1111647
Cross-References: CVE-2018-12086 CVE-2018-18227
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for wireshark fixes the following issues:
Wireshark was updated to 2.4.10 (bsc#1111647).
Following security issues were fixed:

  • CVE-2018-18227: MS-WSP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-47)
  • CVE-2018-12086: OpcUA dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-50)

Further bug fixes and updated protocol support that were done are listed in:

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 Server for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-1067=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libwireshark9-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • libwireshark9-debuginfo-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • libwiretap7-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • libwiretap7-debuginfo-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • libwscodecs1-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • libwscodecs1-debuginfo-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • libwsutil8-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • libwsutil8-debuginfo-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • wireshark-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • wireshark-debuginfo-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • wireshark-debugsource-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • wireshark-gtk-2.4.10-48.32.1
    • wireshark-gtk-debuginfo-2.4.10-48.32.1