openSUSE Security Update : net-snmp (openSUSE-2018-1313)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118485


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for net-snmp fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-18065: _set_key in agent/helpers/table_container.c had a NULL pointer Exception bug that can be used by an authenticated attacker to remotely cause the instance to crash via a crafted UDP packet, resulting in Denial of Service.

Non-security issues fixed :

- swintst_rpm: Protect against unspecified Group name (bsc#1102775)

- Add tsm and tlstm MIBs and the USM security module.

- Fix agentx freezing on timeout (bsc#1027353)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.


Update the affected net-snmp packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118485

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1313.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/29

Updated: 2018/11/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-python, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-python-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-SNMP, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-SNMP-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:snmp-mibs, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-18065