This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200705-05
(Quagga: Denial of Service)
The Quagga development team reported a vulnerability in the BGP routing
deamon when processing NLRI attributes inside UPDATE messages.
A malicious peer inside a BGP area could send a specially crafted
packet to a Quagga instance, possibly resulting in a crash of the
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Quagga users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/quagga-0.98.6-r2'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25155 (gentoo_GLSA-200705-05.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-1995