Huawei EulerOS: Security Advisory for net-snmp (EulerOS-SA-2019-2316)

Published: 2020-01-23 12:46:57
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

The remote host is missing an update for the Huawei EulerOS 'net-snmp' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the EulerOS-SA-2019-2316 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
It was discovered that the snmp_pdu_parse() mishandles error codes and is vulnerable to a heap corruption within the parsing of the PDU prior to the authentication process. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could use this flaw to crash snmpd or, potentially, execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the user running snmpd.(CVE-2018-1000116)

Affected Versions:
'net-snmp' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Huawei EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64

Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)


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