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Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:37:35 +0100
From: Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
Subject: Re: collectd: CVE-2017-16820: snmp-plugin: double
 free of request PDU

On Wed, Nov 15, 2017 at 09:30:40PM +0100, Salvatore Bonaccorso wrote:
> 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:

Should have read csnmp_read_table, not snmp_sess_synch_response.


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