RHEL 3 / 4 / 5 : quagga (RHSA-2007:0389)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

An updated quagga package that fixes a security bug is now available
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4 and 5.

This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.

Quagga is a TCP/IP based routing software suite.

An out of bounds memory read flaw was discovered in Quagga's bgpd. A
configured peer of bgpd could cause Quagga to crash, leading to a
denial of service (CVE-2007-1995).

All users of Quagga should upgrade to this updated package, which
contains a backported patch to correct these issues.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected quagga, quagga-contrib and / or quagga-devel

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25363 ()

Bugtraq ID: 23417

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1995

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