Fedora 7 : net-snmp-5.4-16.fc7 (2007-3019)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fri Oct 19 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com>
5.4-16

- License: field fixed to 'BSD and CMU'

- fix hrSWInst (#250237)

- fix leak in UDP transport (#247771)

- fix remote DoS attack (CVE-2007-5846)

- Mon Oct 8 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com>
5.4-15

- License: field changed to MIT

- fix segfault on parsing smuxpeer without password
(#316621)

- Thu Jun 28 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com>
5.4-14

- fix snmptrapd hostname logging (#238587)

- fix udpEndpointProcess remote IP address (#236551)

- fix -M option of net-snmp-utils (#244784)

- default snmptrapd.conf added (#243536)

- fix crash when multiple exec statements have the same
name (#243536)

- fix ugly error message when more interfaces share one IP
address (#209861)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=247771
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=250237
http://www.nessus.org/u?b40777ec

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28303 (fedora_2007-3019.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 26378

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5846

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