SuSE 11.3 Security Update : net-snmp (SAT Patch Number 9679)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for net-snmp fixes a remote denial of service problem
inside snmptrapd when it is started with the '-OQ' option.
(CVE-2014-3565, bnc#894361)

Additionally, a timeout issue during SNMP MIB walk on OID
1.3.6.1.2.1.4.24 when using newer (v5.5+) versions of snmpwalk has
been fixed. (bnc#865222)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=865222
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894361
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3565.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9679.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77600 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3565

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