F5 Networks BIG-IP : NET-SNMP vulnerability (K16476)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82932
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionNet-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)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K16476.