CVE-1999-1581

Current Description

Memory leak in Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) agent (snmp.exe) for Windows NT 4.0 before Service Pack 4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of SNMP packets with Object Identifiers (OIDs) that cannot be decoded.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 23, 1997
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0*******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp1******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp2******
    2.3OSMicrosoftWindows Nt4.0sp3******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
Q178381http://support.microsoft.com/kb/q178381/MSKB
VU#4923http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/4923CERT-VNUS Government Resource
winnt-snmp-oid-memory-leak(8231)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/8231XF