SuSE 10 Security Update : net-snmp (ZYPP Patch Number 4755)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29528


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of net-snmp fixes the following bug :

- default and configurable maximum number of varbinds returnable to a GETBULK request. (CVE-2007-5846)

- crash when smux peers were configured with empty passwords


Apply ZYPP patch number 4755.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29528

File Name: suse_net-snmp-4755.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5846

CWE: 399