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RHSA-2004-023: net Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the net packages

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Updated Net-SNMP packages are available to correct a security vulnerability
and other bugs.

The Net-SNMP project includes various Simple Network Management Protocol
(SNMP) tools.

A security issue in Net-SNMP versions before 5.0.9 could allow an existing
user/community to gain access to data in MIB objects that were explicitly
excluded from their view. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
( has assigned the name CVE-2003-0935 to this issue.

Users of Net-SNMP are advised to upgrade to these errata packages containing
Net-SNMP 5.0.9 which is not vulnerable to this issue. In addition,
Net-SNMP 5.0.9 fixes a number of other minor bugs.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

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