SuSE 11.3 Security Update : net-snmp (SAT Patch Number 9679)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77600


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for net-snmp fixes a remote denial of service problem inside snmptrapd when it is started with the '-OQ' option.
(CVE-2014-3565, bnc#894361)

Additionally, a timeout issue during SNMP MIB walk on OID when using newer (v5.5+) versions of snmpwalk has been fixed. (bnc#865222)


Apply SAT patch number 9679.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77600

File Name: suse_11_libsnmp15-140902.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/09/10

Modified: 2014/10/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsnmp15, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsnmp15-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:net-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:perl-SNMP, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:snmp-mibs, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3565