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CVE-2020-15861

Published: 6 August 2020

Net-SNMP through 5.7.3 allows Escalation of Privileges because of UNIX symbolic link (symlink) following.

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

7.8

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
net-snmp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (5.7.3+dfsg-1.8ubuntu3.5)
focal
Released (5.8+dfsg-2ubuntu2.3)
trusty
Released (5.7.2~dfsg-8.1ubuntu3.3+esm1)
upstream
Released (5.8+dfsg-5)
xenial
Released (5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4.5)
Patches:
upstream: https://github.com/net-snmp/net-snmp/commit/4fd9a450444a434a993bc72f7c3486ccce41f602

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 7.8
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required Low
User interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact High
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H