[USN-3792-2] Net-SNMP vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Tue Oct 16 12:10:24 UTC 2018
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3792-2
October 16, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 12.04 ESM
Net-SNMP could be made to crash if it received specially crafted
- net-snmp: SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) server and
USN-3792-1 fixed a vulnerability in Net-SNMP. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Net-SNMP incorrectly handled certain certain
crafted packets. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to
cause Net-SNMP to crash, resulting in a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
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