Fedora 17 : net-snmp-5.7.1-5.fc17 (2012-16662)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes :

- Array index error, leading to out-of heap-based buffer
read (CVE-2012-2141)

- Size values in hrStorageTable and hrFSTable.

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=789441
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=816549
http://www.nessus.org/u?401f3802

Solution :

Update the affected net-snmp package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62767 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53255

CVE ID:

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