HP Procurve SNMP variable write denial of service
|hp-procurve-snmp-write-dos (9708)||Medium Risk|
HP Procurve 4000M switches are vulnerable to a denial of service attack. If a remote attacker writes a specially-crafted string of at least 85 characters to the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) variable, the attacker would cause the affected device to crash the next time a Telnet or HTTP connection is established.
Denial of Service
No remedy available as of May 1, 2013.
- Phenoelit Advisory
- BID-5336: HP ProCurve Switch SNMP Write Denial Of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-1426: HP ProCurve Switch 4000M C.07.23 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an SNMP write request containing 85 characters, possibly triggering a buffer overflow.
- OSVDB ID: 10862: HP ProCurve 4000M Switch SNMP Write Request Overflow
- HP ProCurve Switch 4000M
Jul 27, 2002
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