Fedora 10 : net-snmp- (2009-1769)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36301


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Mon Feb 16 2009 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com>

- fix tcp_wrappers integration (CVE-2008-6123)

- Mon Dec 1 2008 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com>

- rebuild for fixed rpm (#473420)

- Mon Nov 3 2008 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com>

- explicitly require the right version and release of net-snmp and net-snmp-libs

- update to net-snmp- to fix CVE-2008-4309

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected net-snmp package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 36301

File Name: fedora_2009-1769.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-6123

FEDORA: 2009-1769

CWE: 20