USN-4410-1: Net-SNMP vulnerability

02 July 2020

Net-SNMP could be made to crash if it received specially crafted input.



  • net-snmp - SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) server and applications


A double-free bug was discovered in snmpd server. An authenticated user could
potentially cause a DoS by sending a crafted request to the server.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 20.04

After a standard system update you need to restart snmpd to make
all the necessary changes.