Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : net-snmp (cve_2012_6151_resource_management)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80707

Synopsis

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.

Description

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :

- Net-SNMP 5.7.1 and earlier, when AgentX is registering to handle a MIB and processing GETNEXT requests, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or infinite loop, CPU consumption, and hang) by causing the AgentX subagent to timeout. (CVE-2012-6151)

Solution

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.3.4.1.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?4a913f44

http://www.nessus.org/u?1d1c3b1d

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80707

File Name: solaris11_net-snmp_20141014.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2015/01/19

Updated: 2018/11/15

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: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.2, p-cpe:/a:oracle:solaris:net-snmp

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release, Host/Solaris11/pkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2014/10/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6151