Fedora 9 : net-snmp-5.4.1-18.fc9 (2008-5215)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Jun 10 2008 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com>
5.4.1-18

- explicitly require lm_sensor > 3 for build (#442718)

- fix various flaws (CVE-2008-2292 CVE-2008-0960)

- Sat May 31 2008 Dennis Gilmore <dennis at ausil.us>
5.4.1-17

- fix sparc handling in /usr/bin/net-snmp-config

- Thu May 29 2008 Dennis Gilmore <dennis at ausil.us>
5.4.1-16

- fix /usr/include/net-snmp-config.h for sparc

- Sun May 25 2008 Dennis Gilmore <dennis at ausil.us>
5.4.1-15

- sparc multilib handling

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=447262
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=447974
http://www.nessus.org/u?e9983b0e

Solution :

Update the affected net-snmp package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33146 (fedora_2008-5215.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29212
29623

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0960
CVE-2008-2292

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