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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1581
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:52
Published 23 Dec 1997 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



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.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


CERT-VN - VU#4923

XF - winnt-snmp-oid-memory-leak(8231)

MSKB - Q178381

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:30