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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1887

Original release date: 06/26/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

agent/snmp_agent.c in snmpd in net-snmp 5.0.9 in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a crafted SNMP GETBULK request that triggers a divide-by-zero error. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2008-4309.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1124
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=506903
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8426
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9716
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:156

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8426
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9716
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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