[Pkg-net-snmp-devel] Bug#910638: net-snmp: CVE-2018-18065

Salvatore Bonaccorso carnil at debian.org
Tue Oct 9 09:20:27 BST 2018

Source: net-snmp
Version: 5.7.3+dfsg-1
Severity: grave
Tags: patch security upstream


The following vulnerability was published for net-snmp.

| _set_key in agent/helpers/table_container.c in Net-SNMP before 5.8 has
| a NULL Pointer Exception bug that can be used by an authenticated
| attacker to remotely cause the instance to crash via a crafted UDP
| packet, resulting in Denial of Service.

If you fix the vulnerability please also make sure to include the
CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id in your changelog entry.

For further information see:

[0] https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2018-18065
[1] https://sourceforge.net/p/net-snmp/code/ci/7ffb8e25a0db851953155de91f0170e9bf8c457d/


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