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Red Hat: 2014:0342-01: wireshark: Moderate Advisory Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
RedHat Linux Updated wireshark packages that fix multiple security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate [More...]
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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Moderate: wireshark security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2014:0342-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0342.html
Issue date:        2014-03-31
CVE Names:         CVE-2013-6336 CVE-2013-6337 CVE-2013-6338 
                   CVE-2013-6339 CVE-2013-6340 CVE-2013-7112 
                   CVE-2013-7114 CVE-2014-2281 CVE-2014-2283 
                   CVE-2014-2299 
=====================================================================

1. Summary:

Updated wireshark packages that fix multiple security issues are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate
security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores,
which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability
from the CVE links in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Optional (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6) - i386, ppc64, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 6) - i386, ppc64, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 6) - i386, x86_64

3. Description:

Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer. It is used to capture and browse
the traffic running on a computer network.

Two flaws were found in Wireshark. If Wireshark read a malformed packet off
a network or opened a malicious dump file, it could crash or, possibly,
execute arbitrary code as the user running Wireshark. (CVE-2014-2281,
CVE-2014-2299)

Several denial of service flaws were found in Wireshark. Wireshark could
crash or stop responding if it read a malformed packet off a network, or
opened a malicious dump file. (CVE-2013-6336, CVE-2013-6337, CVE-2013-6338,
CVE-2013-6339, CVE-2013-6340, CVE-2014-2283, CVE-2013-7112, CVE-2013-7114)

All Wireshark users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain backported patches to correct these issues. All running instances
of Wireshark must be restarted for the update to take effect.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the
Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/site/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1026534 - CVE-2013-6336 wireshark: IEEE 802.15.4 dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2013-61)
1026538 - CVE-2013-6337 wireshark: NBAP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2013-62)
1026539 - CVE-2013-6338 wireshark: SIP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2013-63)
1026540 - CVE-2013-6339 wireshark: ActiveMQ OpenWire dissector large loop (wnpa-sec-2013-64)
1026541 - CVE-2013-6340 wireshark: TCP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2013-65)
1044508 - CVE-2013-7112 wireshark: SIP dissector could go into an infinite loop (wnpa-sec-2013-66)
1044510 - CVE-2013-7114 wireshark: NTLMSSP v2 dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2013-68)
1074109 - CVE-2014-2299 wireshark: buffer overflow in MPEG file parser (wnpa-sec-2014-04)
1074111 - CVE-2014-2283 wireshark: RLC dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2014-03)
1074114 - CVE-2014-2281 wireshark: NFS dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2014-01)

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Client/en/os/SRPMS/wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm

x86_64:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Optional (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Client/en/os/SRPMS/wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm

x86_64:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/os/SRPMS/wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm

ppc64:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc.rpm
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc64.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc64.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc64.rpm

s390x:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390.rpm
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390x.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390x.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/os/SRPMS/wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm

ppc64:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc64.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.ppc64.rpm

s390x:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390x.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Workstation/en/os/SRPMS/wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm

x86_64:
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-gnome-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 6):

Source:
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Workstation/en/os/SRPMS/wireshark-1.8.10-7.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm

x86_64:
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.i686.rpm
wireshark-devel-1.8.10-7.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-6336.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-6337.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-6338.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-6339.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-6340.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-7112.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-7114.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2014-2281.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2014-2283.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2014-2299.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2014 Red Hat, Inc.
 
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