Sun Solaris SNMP Agent mibiisa(1M) buffer overflow
|solaris-mibiisa-bo (9242)||High Risk|
Sun Solaris is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of user-supplied input to the Sun SNMP Agent (mibiisa). By passing an overly long string to the mibiisa daemon, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with root privileges.
Apply the appropriate patch for your system, as listed in Sun Microsystems, Inc. Security Bulletin #00219. See References.
- Entercept Security Alert: SEA SNMP - Buffer Overflow and Format String Vulnerabilities in Sun Solaris.
- Sun Microsystems, Inc. Security Bulletin #00219: SEA SNMP.
- BID-4933: Sun Solaris mibiisa Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0797: Buffer overflow in the MIB parsing component of mibiisa for Solaris 5.6 through 8 allows remote attackers to gain root privileges.
- OSVDB ID: 8706: Solaris mibiisa MIB Parsing Remote Overflow
- Sun Solaris 2.6
- Sun Solaris 7.0
- Sun Solaris 8
- Sun SunOS 5.6
- Sun SunOS 5.7
- Sun SunOS 5.8
Jun 04, 2002
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