SUSE-SU-2016:2453-1: moderate: Security update for wireshark

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Tue Oct 4 13:08:48 MDT 2016

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for wireshark

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2016:2453-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #983671 #991012 #991013 #991015 #991016 #991017 
                    #991018 #991019 #991020 
Cross-References:   CVE-2016-5350 CVE-2016-5351 CVE-2016-5352
                    CVE-2016-5353 CVE-2016-5354 CVE-2016-5355
                    CVE-2016-5356 CVE-2016-5357 CVE-2016-5358
                    CVE-2016-5359 CVE-2016-6504 CVE-2016-6505
                    CVE-2016-6506 CVE-2016-6507 CVE-2016-6508
                    CVE-2016-6509 CVE-2016-6510 CVE-2016-6511
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

   An update that fixes 18 vulnerabilities is now available.


   wireshark was updated to version 1.12.13 to fix the following issues:

   - CVE-2016-6504: wireshark: NDS dissector crash (bnc#991012)
   - CVE-2016-6505: wireshark: PacketBB dissector could divide by zero
   - CVE-2016-6506: wireshark: WSP infinite loop (bnc#991015)
   - CVE-2016-6507: wireshark: MMSE infinite loop (bnc#991016)
   - CVE-2016-6508: wireshark: RLC long loop (bnc#991017)
   - CVE-2016-6509: wireshark: LDSS dissector crash (bnc#991018)
   - CVE-2016-6510: wireshark: RLC dissector crash (bnc#991019)
   - CVE-2016-6511: wireshark: OpenFlow long loop (bnc991020)

   - CVE-2016-5350: SPOOLS infinite loop (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5351: IEEE 802.11 dissector crash (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5352: IEEE 802.11 dissector crash, different from
     wpna-sec-2016-30 (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5353: UMTS FP crash (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5354: USB dissector crash (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5355: Toshiba file parser crash (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5356: CoSine file parser crash (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5357: NetScreen file parser crash (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5358: Ethernet dissector crash (bsc#983671).
   - CVE-2016-5359: WBXML infinite loop (bsc#983671).

   For more details please see:

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1429=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1429=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1429=1

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):



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