Slackware 12.0 / 12.1 / current : net-snmp (SSA:2008-320-02)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34783


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New net-snmp packages are available for Slackware 12.0, 12.1, and
-current to fix a denial of service issue.


Update the affected net-snmp package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34783

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2008-320-02.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/11/17

Modified: 2013/06/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:net-snmp, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4309

SSA: 2008-320-02

CWE: 20