Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : net-snmp (MDKSA-2007:225)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

The SNMP agent in net-snmp 5.4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers
to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via a
GETBULK request with a large max-repeaters value.

Updated packages fix this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28275 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-225.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5846

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