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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4837

snmp_api.c in snmpd in Net-SNMP 5.2.x before 5.2.2, 5.1.x before 5.1.3, and 5.0.x before, when running in master agentx mode, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) by causing a particular TCP disconnect, which triggers a free of an incorrect variable, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-2177.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
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 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-05-03 2005-05-23
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
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:2005395 unix
RHSA-2005:395: net-snmp security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050395 unix
snmp_api.c in snmpd in Net-SNMP 5.2.x before 5.2.2, 5.1.x before 5.1.3, and 5.0.x before, when running in maste... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9442 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4837

# 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 Sourceforge Net-snmp 5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Sourceforge Net-snmp 5.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Sourceforge Net-snmp Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Net-snmp Net-snmp 11
Sourceforge Net-snmp 3

- References For CVE-2005-4837
BID 23762 Net-SNMP TCP Disconnect Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-06

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4837

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