Security update for net-snmp

SUSE Security Update: Security update for net-snmp
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3319-1
Rating: important
References: #1111122
Cross-References: CVE-2018-18065
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for net-snmp fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2018-18065: _set_key in agent/helpers/table_container.c had a NULL Pointer Exception bug that can be used by an authenticated attacker to remotely cause the instance to crash via a crafted UDP packet, resulting in Denial of Service. (bsc#1111122)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-2390=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsnmp30-
    • libsnmp30-debuginfo-
    • net-snmp-
    • net-snmp-debuginfo-
    • net-snmp-debugsource-
    • perl-SNMP-
    • perl-SNMP-debuginfo-
    • snmp-mibs-
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (s390x x86_64):
    • libsnmp30-32bit-
    • libsnmp30-debuginfo-32bit-