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Vulnerability of Wireshark: six vulnerabilities

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of Wireshark.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 6.
Creation date: 08/09/2016.
Références of this weakness: bulletinoct2016, CERTFR-2016-AVI-299, CVE-2016-7175, CVE-2016-7176, CVE-2016-7177, CVE-2016-7178, CVE-2016-7179, CVE-2016-7180, DLA-632-1, DSA-3671-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-20546, wnpa-sec-2016-50, wnpa-sec-2016-51, wnpa-sec-2016-52, wnpa-sec-2016-53, wnpa-sec-2016-54, wnpa-sec-2016-55.

Description of the vulnerability

Several vulnerabilities were announced in Wireshark.

An attacker can send a malicious QNX6 QNET packet, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-7175, wnpa-sec-2016-50]

An attacker can send a malicious H.225 packet, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-7176, wnpa-sec-2016-51]

An attacker can send a malicious Catapult DCT2000 packet, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-7177, wnpa-sec-2016-52]

An attacker can send a malicious UMTS FP packet, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-7178, wnpa-sec-2016-53]

An attacker can send a malicious Catapult DCT2000 packet, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-7179, wnpa-sec-2016-54]

An attacker can send a malicious IPMI Trace packet, in order to trigger a denial of service. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-7180, wnpa-sec-2016-55]
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This threat alert impacts software or systems such as Debian, Solaris, Wireshark.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

This bulletin is about 6 vulnerabilities.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness note.

Solutions for this threat

Wireshark: version 2.0.6.
The version 2.0.6 is fixed:
  https://www.wireshark.org/

Debian: new wireshark packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 7: wireshark 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u4
  Debian 8: wireshark 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u9

Solaris: patch for third party software of October 2016 v2.
A patch is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1448883.1
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