Net-snmp Security Update for Debian 8 LTS
Posted on: 10/10/2018 07:05 AM

Updated net-snmp packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 8 LTS

Net-snmp Security Update for Debian 8 LTS


Package : net-snmp
Version : 5.7.2.1+dfsg-1+deb8u2
CVE ID : CVE-2018-18065
Debian Bug : 910638

Magnus K. Stubman found that an authenticated remote attacker could
crash an instance of Net-SNMP by sending a specially crafted UDP packet
resulting in a denial-of-service.

For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
5.7.2.1+dfsg-1+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your net-snmp packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS



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