openSUSE Security Update : net-snmp (openSUSE-SU-2014:0398-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75300

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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


net-snmp was updated to fix potential remote denial of service problems :

- fixed a potential remote denial of service problem within the Linux ICMP-MIB implementation (CVE-2014-2284)(bnc#866942)

- fixed a potential remote denial of service problem inside the snmptrapd Perl trap handler (CVE-2014-2285)(bnc#866942)


Update the affected net-snmp packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75300

File Name: openSUSE-2014-227.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Updated: 2021/01/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsnmp30-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-python, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:net-snmp-python-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-SNMP, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-SNMP-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:snmp-mibs, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2284, CVE-2014-2285