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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 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 6 (net-snmp) RHSA-2014:0321 2014-03-24

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 net-snmp Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 net-snmp Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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