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CVE-2014-2285 Detail

Current Description

The perl_trapd_handler function in perl/TrapReceiver/TrapReceiver.xs in Net-SNMP 5.7.3.pre3 and earlier, when using certain Perl versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (snmptrapd crash) via an empty community string in an SNMP trap, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference within the newSVpv function in Perl.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://comments.gmane.org/gmane.comp.security.oss.general/12284
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10705
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00060.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00061.html
http://sourceforge.net/p/net-snmp/patches/1275/
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201409-02.xml
http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/2006/09/msg116250.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1072044 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1072778
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0322.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:net-snmp:net-snmp:*:pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.7.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-2285
NVD Published Date:
04/27/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016