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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5846

The SNMP agent (snmp_agent.c) in net-snmp before 5.4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via a GETBULK request with a large max-repeaters value.
Publish Date : 2007-11-06 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.8
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2007-11-02 2007-05-04
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-5846 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075846 unix
DSA-1483 net-snmp -- design error oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7979 unix
DSA-1483-1 net-snmp - denial of service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18698 unix
ELSA-2007:1045: net-snmp security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22602 unix
RHSA-2007:1045: net-snmp security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071045 unix
The SNMP agent (snmp_agent.c) in net-snmp before 5.4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and mem... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11258 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-5846

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Net-snmp Net-snmp 1

- References For CVE-2007-5846

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198346 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/27558
SECUNIA 27558
http://net-snmp.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/net-snmp/tags/Ext-5-4-1/net-snmp/agent/snmp_agent.c?view=log
http://osvdb.org/38904
OSVDB 38904
http://secunia.com/advisories/27685
SECUNIA 27685
http://secunia.com/advisories/27689
SECUNIA 27689
http://secunia.com/advisories/27733
SECUNIA 27733
http://secunia.com/advisories/27740
SECUNIA 27740
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=528095&group_id=12694 CONFIRM
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-31.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200711-31
http://secunia.com/advisories/29785
SECUNIA 29785
http://secunia.com/advisories/28825
SECUNIA 28825
http://secunia.com/advisories/28413
SECUNIA 28413
http://secunia.com/advisories/27965
SECUNIA 27965
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_25_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:025
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:225
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:225
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1712988&group_id=12694&atid=112694 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-564-1
UBUNTU USN-564-1
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018918
SECTRACK 1018918
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/490917/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080416 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1045.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1045
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3802
VUPEN ADV-2007-3802
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1234/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1234
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1483
DEBIAN DSA-1483
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000014.html
MLIST [Security-announce] 20080415 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00613.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-3019
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26378
BID 26378 Net-SNMP GETBULK Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-04-18

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5846

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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