SNMP Protocol Version Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

This plugin reports the protocol version negotiated with the remote
SNMP agent.

Description :

By sending an SNMP 'get-next-request', it is possible to determine the
protocol version of the remote SNMP agent.

See also :

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simple_Network_Management_Protocol

Solution :

Disable the SNMP service on the remote host if you do not use it, or
filter incoming UDP packets going to this port.

Risk factor :

None

Family: SNMP

Nessus Plugin ID: 35296 ()

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