Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : net-snmp (cve_2012_6151_resource_management)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- Net-SNMP 5.7.1 and earlier, when AgentX is registering
to handle a MIB and processing GETNEXT requests, allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or
infinite loop, CPU consumption, and hang) by causing the
AgentX subagent to timeout. (CVE-2012-6151)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?9dcf901d

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.3.4.1.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80707 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6151

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