Debian Security Advisory
DLA-3270-1 net-snmp -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 15 Jan 2023
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1024020.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-44792, CVE-2022-44793.
- More information:
menglong2234 discovered NULL pointer exceptions in net-snmp, a suite of Simple Network Management Protocol applications, which could could result in debian of service.
A remote attacker (with write access) could trigger a NULL dereference while handling ipDefaultTTL via a crafted UDP packet.
A remote attacker (with write access) could trigger a NULL dereference while handling ipv6IpForwarding via a crafted UDP packet.
For Debian 10 buster, these problems have been fixed in version 5.7.3+dfsg-5+deb10u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your net-snmp packages.
For the detailed security status of net-snmp please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/net-snmp
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS