Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0091

Published: 2016-03-03 12:39:16
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
Updated wireshark Linux Distribution Packages fix security vulnerabilities: ASN.1 BER dissector crash (CVE-2016-2522). DNP dissector infinite loop (CVE-2016-2523). X.509AF dissector crash (CVE-2016-2524). HTTP/2 dissector crash (CVE-2016-2525). HiQnet dissector crash (CVE-2016-2526). 3GPP TS 32.423 Trace file parser crash (CVE-2016-2527). LBMC dissector crash (CVE-2016-2528). iSeries file parser crash (CVE-2016-2529). RSL dissector crash (CVE-2016-2530, CVE-2016-2531). LLRP dissector crash (CVE-2016-2532). The wireshark Linux Distribution Package has been updated to version 2.0.2, fixing these issues as well as other dissector crashes, a dissector loop issue, another file parser crash, and several other bugs. See the upstream release notes for details.

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0091

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2522
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2523
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2524
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2525
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2526
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2527
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2528
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2529
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2530
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2531
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-2532

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2016-0091.html

Search
Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.1

You never have to pay for a vulnerability scanning and management software again.

Tired of paying a subscription 'per asset' or 'per IP'? Well you can officially cancel your current subscription. Mageni provides a free, open source and enterprise-ready vulnerability scanning and management platform which helps you to find, prioritize, remediate and manage your vulnerabilities. It is free and always will be.