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Bug 196308 - net-analyzer/nagios-plugins < 1.4.10-r1 check_snmp buffer overflow (CVE-2007-5623)
Summary: net-analyzer/nagios-plugins < 1.4.10-r1 check_snmp buffer overflow (CVE-2007-...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High major (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B1 [glsa]
Depends on:
Blocks: 194178
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Reported: 2007-10-18 17:35 UTC by Tobias Scherbaum (RETIRED)
Modified: 2007-11-08 19:32 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Tobias Scherbaum (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-10-18 17:35:21 UTC
The included check_snmp plugin is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, a patch is available upstream but this issue isn't confirmed (yet).
Comment 1 Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-10-23 18:54:58 UTC
netmon please advise and patch as necessary.
Comment 2 Tobias Scherbaum (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-10-23 19:34:31 UTC
(In reply to comment #0)
> a patch is available upstream but this issue isn't confirmed (yet).

no news yet
Comment 3 Tobias Scherbaum (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-10-29 19:55:03 UTC
I included the patch posted to the upstream bugreport to 1.4.10-r1 (plus another fix for #194178).
Comment 4 Pierre-Yves Rofes (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-10-29 21:40:44 UTC
Thanks tobias.
Arches, please test and mark stable net-analyzer/nagio-plugins-1.4.10-r1
Target keywords: "~alpha amd64 ~ppc ppc64 sparc x86"
Comment 5 Christian Faulhammer (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-10-30 09:22:20 UTC
x86 stable
Comment 6 Markus Rothe (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-10-30 19:03:59 UTC
ppc64 stable
Comment 7 Raúl Porcel (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-11-05 14:17:55 UTC
sparc stable
Comment 8 Chris Gianelloni (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-11-08 00:49:54 UTC
stable on amd64
Comment 9 Pierre-Yves Rofes (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-11-08 19:32:51 UTC
GLSA 200711-11.