openSUSE Security Update : libsnmp15 (libsnmp15-879)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

With this update of net-snmp the handling of TCP wrappers rules for
client authorization was improved, prior to this update it was
possible for remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions
and execute SNMP queries. (CVE-2008-6123) Additionally binding to
multiple interfaces was improved.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libsnmp15 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40269 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-6123

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