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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4309

Integer overflow in the netsnmp_create_subtree_cache function in agent/snmp_agent.c in net-snmp 5.4 before 5.4.2.1, 5.3 before 5.3.2.3, and 5.2 before 5.2.5.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted SNMP GETBULK request, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, related to the number of responses or repeats.
Publish Date : 2008-10-31 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 20

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2008-10-31 2008-10-31
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-4309 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20084309 unix
DSA-1663 net-snmp -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7025 unix
DSA-1663-1 net-snmp - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19948 unix
ELSA-2008:0971: net-snmp security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22168 unix
Integer overflow in the netsnmp_create_subtree_cache function in agent/snmp_agent.c in net-snmp 5.4 before 5.4.2.1, 5.3 ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9860 unix
Net-snmp GETBULK Request Processing Bug Lets Remote Users Deny Service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6171 unix
RHSA-2008:0971 -- net-snmp security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29197 unix
RHSA-2008:0971: net-snmp security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080971 unix
Security Vulnerability in the SNMP daemon (snmpd(1M)) May Lead to a Denial of Service (DoS) Condition oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6353 unix
USN-685-1 -- net-snmp vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17856 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-2008-4309

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.3.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Net-snmp Net-snmp 5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Net-snmp Net-snmp 3

- References For CVE-2008-4309

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46262
XF netsnmp-netsnmpcreatesubtreecache-dos(46262)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1771
VUPEN ADV-2009-1771
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021129
SECTRACK 1021129
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-685-1
UBUNTU USN-685-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html
CERT TA09-133A
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0001.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2973
VUPEN ADV-2008-2973
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3400
VUPEN ADV-2008-3400
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0301
VUPEN ADV-2009-0301
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
VUPEN ADV-2009-1297
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/498280/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20081112 rPSA-2008-0315-1 net-snmp net-snmp-client net-snmp-server net-snmp-utils
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32020
BID 32020 Net-SNMP GETBULK Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-09-10
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0971.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0971
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:225
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:225
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/10/31/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20081031 New net-snmp DoS
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1663
DEBIAN DSA-1663
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0315 CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-467.htm CONFIRM
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-262908-1
SUNALERT 262908
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549 CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4298 CONFIRM
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200901-15.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200901-15
http://sourceforge.net/forum/forum.php?forum_id=882903 CONFIRM
http://net-snmp.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/net-snmp/tags/Ext-5-2-5-1/net-snmp/agent/snmp_agent.c?r1=17271&r2=17272&pathrev=17272
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125017764422557&w=2
HP HPSBMA02447
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Dec/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-12-16-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00000.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:003
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-05-12

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4309

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


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