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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2177

Net-SNMP 5.0.x before, 5.2.x before, and 5.1.3, when net-snmp is using stream sockets such as TCP, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon hang and CPU consumption) via a TCP packet of length 1, which triggers an infinite loop.
Publish Date : 2005-07-11 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-07-11 2005-07-01
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-2177 unix
Net-SNMP 5.0.x before, 5.2.x before, and 5.1.3, when net-snmp is using stream sockets such as TCP, allo... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9986 unix
RHSA-2005:373: net-snmp security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005373 unix
RHSA-2005:373: net-snmp security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050373 unix
RHSA-2005:395: net-snmp security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050395 unix
RHSA-2005:395: net-snmp security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005395 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-2005-2177

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.4 Pre2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Net-snmp Net-snmp 14

- References For CVE-2005-2177 CONFIRM CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2006-4502
VUPEN ADV-2006-4677
VUPEN ADV-2007-1883
BID 14168 Net-SNMP Unspecified Remote Stream-Based Protocol Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-25
BID 21256 Retired: Net-SNMP Unspecified Malformed TCP Packet Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-04-11
TRUSTIX 2005-0034
REDHAT RHSA-2005:373
REDHAT RHSA-2005:395
REDHAT RHSA-2005:720
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0006 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.3 Upgrade Patch 4
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0007 - VMware ESX Server 2.1.3 Upgrade Patch 2
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0005 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.4 Upgrade Patch 1
SUSE SUSE-SR:2005:024
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0008 - VMware ESX Server 2.0.2 Upgrade Patch 2 CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:012
SECTRACK 1017273
MLIST [net-snmp-announce] 20050701 Multiple new Net-SNMP releases to fix a security related bug

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2177

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