SuSE9 Security Update : net-snmp (YOU Patch Number 12204)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41223


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


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

In addition net-snmp was patched to allow customization of the agent address set.


Apply YOU patch number 12204.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41223

File Name: suse9_12204.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/11

Exploitable With

CANVAS (D2ExploitPack)

Reference Information

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

CWE: 119, 287