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[SECURITY] Fedora 10 Update: net-snmp-5.4.2.1-1.fc10



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2008-10451
2008-11-27 01:12:14
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Name        : net-snmp
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 5.4.2.1
Release     : 1.fc10
URL         : http://net-snmp.sourceforge.net/
Summary     : A collection of SNMP protocol tools and libraries
Description :
SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) is a protocol used for
network management. The NET-SNMP project includes various SNMP tools:
an extensible agent, an SNMP library, tools for requesting or setting
information from SNMP agents, tools for generating and handling SNMP
traps, a version of the netstat command which uses SNMP, and a Tk/Perl
mib browser. This package contains the snmpd and snmptrapd daemons,
documentation, etc.

You will probably also want to install the net-snmp-utils package,
which contains NET-SNMP utilities.

Building option:
	--without tcp_wrappers : disable tcp_wrappers support

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ChangeLog:

* Mon Nov  3 2008 Jan Safranek <jsafranek redhat com> 5.4.2.1-1
- explicitly require the right version and release of net-snmp and
  net-snmp-libs
- update to net-snmp-5.4.2.1 to fix CVE-2008-4309
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #469349 - CVE-2008-4309 net-snmp: numresponses calculation integer overflow in snmp_agent.c
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=469349
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update net-snmp' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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