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CVE-2020-15862

Published: 6 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.

Notes

AuthorNote
seth-arnold
see Debian's triage notes
Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
net-snmp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (5.7.3+dfsg-1.8ubuntu3.6)
focal
Released (5.8+dfsg-2ubuntu2.3)
precise Not vulnerable

trusty
Released (5.7.2~dfsg-8.1ubuntu3.3+esm2)
upstream
Released (5.8+dfsg-4)
xenial
Released (5.7.3+dfsg-1ubuntu4.6)
Patches:
upstream: https://github.com/net-snmp/net-snmp/commit/77f6c60f57dba0aaea5d8ef1dd94bcd0c8e6d205