Bug 348731 (CVE-2007-5623) - CVE-2007-5623 nagios-plugins check_snmp possible buffer overflow
Summary: CVE-2007-5623 nagios-plugins check_snmp possible buffer overflow
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: CVE-2007-5623
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mike McGrath
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL:
Whiteboard: source=gentoo,reported=20071018,publi...
Keywords: Reopened, Security
Depends On: 445569
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2007-10-23 13:31 UTC by Tomas Hoger
Modified: 2019-06-08 12:24 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-09-29 04:42:52 UTC


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Description Tomas Hoger 2007-10-23 13:31:45 UTC
Stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability was discovered in the way check_snmp
parses output of snmpget command.  Long reply from malicious SNMP server may
cause check_snmp to crash or possible execute code.

Problem is reported here:

https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=397597&aid=1815362&group_id=29880

SF.net contains patch proposed by reporter, but it has not yet been accepted to
upstream CVS/SVN.

Comment 1 Lubomir Kundrak 2007-11-01 16:30:32 UTC
Needs fixing also in F8 and devel.
Ping on this.

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2007-11-01 21:14:13 UTC
nagios-plugins-1.4.8-9.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 3 Lubomir Kundrak 2007-11-01 23:11:05 UTC
Mike: Thanks for the package.
Reopening this to track fixing in Fedora 8.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2007-11-06 16:13:15 UTC
nagios-plugins-1.4.8-9.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 5 Kevin Fenzi 2007-11-12 20:44:46 UTC
Could we also get epel4/epel5 updates please? 

Let me know when you have build them and I can push to stable for them... 

Comment 7 Mike McGrath 2008-09-29 04:42:52 UTC
Sorry guys, this one slipped through the cracks, its long been fixed in epel as well.


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