CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2014-02-25
Bugzilla: 1070396: CVE-2014-2284 net-snmp: denial of service flaw in Linux implementation of ICMP-MIB


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Linux implementation of the ICMP-MIB in Net-SNMP 5.5 before, 5.6.x before, and 5.7.x before does not properly validate input, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2014-2284 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.


Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of net-snmp as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (net-snmp) RHSA-2014:0321 March 24, 2014

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