CVE-2008-2292

NameCVE-2008-2292
DescriptionBuffer overflow in the __snprint_value function in snmp_get in Net-SNMP 5.1.4, 5.2.4, and 5.4.1, as used in SNMP.xs for Perl, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large OCTETSTRING in an attribute value pair (AVP).
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1663-1, DTSA-134-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs482333
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
net-snmp (PTS)squeeze5.4.3~dfsg-2+squeeze1fixed
wheezy5.4.3~dfsg-2.8+deb7u1fixed
jessie, sid5.7.2.1~dfsg-7fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
net-snmpsource(unstable)5.4.1~dfsg-8medium482333
net-snmpsourceetch5.2.3-7etch4mediumDSA-1663-1
net-snmpsourcelenny5.4.1~dfsg-7+lenny1mediumDTSA-134-1

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