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RHSA-2008:0528: ucd-snmp security update

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RHSA-2008:0528: ucd-snmp security update

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/10/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/08/2008
Modified
07/12/2017

Description

Updated ucd-snmp packages that fix a security issue are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1. This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.

The Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a protocol used for network management. A flaw was found in the way ucd-snmp checked an SNMPv3 packet's Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC). An attacker could use this flaw to spoof an authenticated SNMPv3 packet. (CVE-2008-0960) All users of ucd-snmp should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a backported patch to resolve this issue.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-ucd-snmp
  • redhat-upgrade-ucd-snmp-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-ucd-snmp-utils

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