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CVE-2006-6305 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Net-SNMP 5.3 before 5.3.0.1, when configured using the rocommunity or rouser snmpd.conf tokens, causes Net-SNMP to grant write access to users or communities that only have read-only access.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/06/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue does not affect the versions of net-smtp as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://net-snmp.sourceforge.net/about/ChangeLog.html Patch
http://net-snmp.sourceforge.net/about/news.html Patch
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017355
http://sourceforge.net/forum/forum.php?forum_id=531399 Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21503
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30782

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:net-snmp:net-snmp:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6305
NVD Published Date:
12/06/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017