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CVE-2007-5846 Detail

Current Description

The SNMP agent (snmp_agent.c) in net-snmp before 5.4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via a GETBULK request with a large max-repeaters value.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198346
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000014.html Patch
http://net-snmp.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/net-snmp/tags/Ext-5-4-1/net-snmp/agent/snmp_agent.c?view=log
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-31.xml
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=528095&group_id=12694
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1712988&group_id=12694&atid=112694
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1483 Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:225
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_25_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1045.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490917/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26378 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018918
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-564-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3802 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1234/references Vendor Advisory
https://kb.pulsesecure.net/articles/Pulse_Security_Advisories/SA43730
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11258
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00613.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:net-snmp:net-snmp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.4.1


Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5846
NVD Published Date:
11/06/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018