ELA-252-1 net-snmp security update

Privilege escalation vulnerability

Related CVEs CVE-2020-15862

A privilege escalation vulnerability was discovered in Net-SNMP, a set of tools for collecting and organising information about devices on computer networks.

Upstream notes that:

For Debian 8 Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your net-snmp packages.

Further information about Extended LTS security advisories can be found in the dedicated section of our website.