Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4314-1 net-snmp -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 11 Oct 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 910638.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-18065.
- More information:
Magnus Klaaborg Stubman discovered a NULL pointer dereference bug in net-snmp, a suite of Simple Network Management Protocol applications, allowing a remote, authenticated attacker to crash the snmpd process (causing a denial of service).
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 5.7.3+dfsg-1.7+deb9u1.
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