Fedora 18 : net-snmp-5.7.2-7.fc18 (2013-22949)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71853

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update fixes CVE-2012-6151 :

- snmpd crashes/hangs when AgentX subagent times-out

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.

Solution

Update the affected net-snmp package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1038007

http://www.nessus.org/u?e9cdcf72

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71853

File Name: fedora_2013-22949.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/01/08

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6151

FEDORA: 2013-22949