USN-3792-2: Net-SNMP vulnerability
16 October 2018
Net-SNMP could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- net-snmp - SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) server and applications
USN-3792-1 fixed a vulnerability in Net-SNMP. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Net-SNMP incorrectly handled certain certain crafted
packets. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause Net-SNMP
to crash, resulting in a denial of service.