CentOS Update for libsmi CESA-2008:0058 centos4 i386

Published: 2009-02-27 08:02:20
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
Check for the Version of libsmi

Affected Versions:
libsmi on CentOS 4

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Technical Details:
Wireshark is a program for monitoring network traffic. Wireshark was previously known as Ethereal. Several flaws were found in Wireshark. Wireshark could crash or possibly execute arbitrary code as the user running Wireshark if it read a malformed packet off the network. (CVE-2007-6112, CVE-2007-6114, CVE-2007-6115, CVE-2007-6117) Several denial of service bugs were found in Wireshark. Wireshark could crash or stop responding if it read a malformed packet off the network. (CVE-2007-6111, CVE-2007-6113, CVE-2007-6116, CVE-2007-6118, CVE-2007-6119, CVE-2007-6120, CVE-2007-6121, CVE-2007-6438, CVE-2007-6439, CVE-2007-6441, CVE-2007-6450, CVE-2007-6451) As well, Wireshark switched from using net-snmp to libsmi, which is included in this errata. Users of wireshark should upgrade to these updated Linux Distribution Packages, which contain Wireshark version 0.99.7, and resolve these issues.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6111
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6112
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6113
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6114
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6115
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6116
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6117
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6118
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6119
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6120
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6121
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6438
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6439
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6441
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6450
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-6451

References:

http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2008-January/014652.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2009-02-27
Modified
2017-07-10
Category
CentOS Local Security Checks

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