openSUSE Security Update : libsnmp15 (libsnmp15-87)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 40045


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This security update fixes a denial of service vulnerability and an authentication bypass (CVE-2008-2292, CVE-2008-0960).


Update the affected libsnmp15 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40045

File Name: suse_11_0_libsnmp15-080706.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp15, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-SNMP, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:snmp-mibs, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/06

Exploitable With

CANVAS (D2ExploitPack)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0960, CVE-2008-2292

CWE: 119, 287