Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:30:40 +0100 From: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@...ian.org> To: OSS Security Mailinglist <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: collectd: CVE-2017-16820: snmp-plugin: double free of request PDU Hi Collectd's snmp-plugin is prone to a double free vulneability. This issue was made aware to the Debian security team, but turned out to be public already in. MITRE has assigned CVE-2017-16820 for it. The snmp plugin contains a double-free vulnerability in the snmp_sess_synch_response() function. Commit message: > snmp plugin: Fix double free of request PDU > > snmp_sess_synch_response() always frees request PDU, in both case of request > error and success. If error condition occurs inside of `while (status == 0)` > loop, double free of `req` happens. Upstream issue: https://github.com/collectd/collectd/issues/2291 Fix: https://github.com/collectd/collectd/commit/d16c24542b2f96a194d43a73c2e5778822b9cb47 (might need the followup commits to clean up) Regards, Salvatore
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