F5 Networks BIG-IP : Net-SNMP vulnerability (K15883)

low Nessus Plugin ID 79605

Synopsis

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description

Array index error in the handle_nsExtendOutput2Table function in agent/mibgroup/agent/extend.c in Net-SNMP 5.7.1 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and snmpd crash) via an SNMP GET request for an entry not in the extension table. (CVE-2012-2141)

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K15883.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K15883

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 79605

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL15883.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Published: 11/28/2014

Updated: 3/10/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.5

Temporal Score: 3.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_access_policy_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_security_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_visibility_and_reporting, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_global_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_link_controller, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_local_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_wan_optimization_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_webaccelerator, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip_protocol_security_manager

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/BIG-IP/hotfix, Host/BIG-IP/modules, Host/BIG-IP/version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/27/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/14/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2141

BID: 53255, 53258