Fedora 20 : net-snmp-5.7.2-18.fc20 (2014-10095)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77586

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update package fixes following bugs :

- CVE-2014-3565 net-snmp: snmptrapd crash when handling an SNMP trap containing a ifMtu with a NULL type

- net-snmp-cert now works without net-snmp-devel package installed

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=1125155

http://www.nessus.org/u?10792d14

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77586

File Name: fedora_2014-10095.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/09/10

Updated: 2018/12/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:net-snmp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3565

BID: 69477

FEDORA: 2014-10095