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Vulnerability of SNMPc: denial of service

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can send a malicious packet in order to stop SNMPc.
Vulnerable products: SNMPc.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 05/06/2007.
Références of this bulletin: BID-24292, CVE-2007-3098, VIGILANCE-VUL-6876.

Description of the vulnerability 

The [SNMPcConfig] section of snmpc.ini indicates ports used by SNMPc to communicate with remote systems. By default, TCP ports 165 to 168 are defined.

When a malicious login packet is sent to port 165/tcp, the crserv.exe process stops.

This vulnerability therefore permits an attacker to create a denial of service.
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This cybersecurity note impacts software or systems such as SNMPc.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

A proof of concept or an attack tool is available, so your teams have to process this alert. An attacker with a technician ability can exploit this cybersecurity vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

SNMPc: version 7.0.19.
Version 7.0.19 is corrected:
  http://www.castlerock.com/
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