Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ucd-snmp (MDKSA-2005:137)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A Denial of Service vulnerability was discovered in the way that
ucd-snmp uses network stream protocols. A remote attacker could send a
ucd-snmp agent a specially crafted packet that would cause the agent
to crash.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19894 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-137.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2177

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