Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
SNMP bad length field DoS (2) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was possible to disable the remote SNMP daemon by sending
a malformed packet advertising bogus length fields.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to prevent you from using
SNMP to administer your network (or use other flaws
to execute arbitrary code with the rights of the
Solution : see www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-03.html
Threat Level: High
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