Ubuntu 8.04 LTS / 10.04 LTS / 11.04 / 11.10 / 12.04 LTS : net-snmp vulnerability (USN-1450-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

It was discovered that Net-SNMP incorrectly performed entry lookups in
the extension table. A remote attacker could send a specially crafted
request and cause the SNMP server to crash, leading to a denial of
service.

Solution :

Update the affected libsnmp15 package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59254 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53255

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2141