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CVE-2008-2292 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in the __snprint_value function in snmp_get in Net-SNMP 5.1.4, 5.2.4, and 5.4.1, as used in SNMP.xs for Perl, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large OCTETSTRING in an attribute value pair (AVP).

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/18/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00000.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-02.xml
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1826174&group_id=12694&atid=112694
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239785-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-282.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1663
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:118
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0529.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29212
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020527
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-685-1
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0013.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1528/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2141/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2361
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42430
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11261
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00363.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00380.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg00459.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11261
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11261

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:net-snmp:net-snmp:5.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:net-snmp:net-snmp:5.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:net-snmp:net-snmp:5.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2292
NVD Published Date:
05/18/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017