Fedora 7 : net-snmp-5.4-16.fc7 (2007-3019)

high Nessus Plugin ID 28303
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- Fri Oct 19 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 5.4-16

- License: field fixed to 'BSD and CMU'

- fix hrSWInst (#250237)

- fix leak in UDP transport (#247771)

- fix remote DoS attack (CVE-2007-5846)

- Mon Oct 8 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 5.4-15

- License: field changed to MIT

- fix segfault on parsing smuxpeer without password (#316621)

- Thu Jun 28 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 5.4-14

- fix snmptrapd hostname logging (#238587)

- fix udpEndpointProcess remote IP address (#236551)

- fix -M option of net-snmp-utils (#244784)

- default snmptrapd.conf added (#243536)

- fix crash when multiple exec statements have the same name (#243536)

- fix ugly error message when more interfaces share one IP address (#209861)

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 28303

File Name: fedora_2007-3019.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/26/2007

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp-libs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp-perl, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp-utils, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/20/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5846

BID: 26378

FEDORA: 2007-3019

CWE: 399