CVE-2020-15862

Published: 06 August 2020

Net-SNMP through 5.7.3 has Improper Privilege Management because SNMP WRITE access to the EXTEND MIB provides the ability to run arbitrary commands as root.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
net-snmp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (5.8+dfsg-4)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla)
Released (5.8+dfsg-5ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)
Released (5.8+dfsg-2ubuntu2.3)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (5.7.3+dfsg-1.8ubuntu3.6)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4.6)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (5.7.2~dfsg-8.1ubuntu3.3+esm2)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin) Not vulnerable

Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/net-snmp/net-snmp/commit/77f6c60f57dba0aaea5d8ef1dd94bcd0c8e6d205