Multiple Vendor Malformed SNMP Trap Handling DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10858
SynopsisThe remote SNMP service is vulnerable to denial of service.
DescriptionIt was possible to disable the remote SNMP daemon by sending a malformed packet advertising bogus length fields.
An attacker may use this flaw to prevent you from using SNMP to administer your network (or use other flaws to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the SNMP daemon).
SolutionApply the latest SNMP patches from your vendor.