Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that Quagga incorrectly handled certain Outbound
Route Filtering (ORF) records. A remote authenticated attacker could
use this flaw to cause a denial of service or potentially execute
arbitrary code. The default compiler options for Ubuntu 8.04 LTS and
later should reduce the vulnerability to a denial of service.
It was discovered that Quagga incorrectly parsed certain AS paths. A
remote attacker could use this flaw to cause Quagga to crash,
resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2010-2949).
Update the affected quagga and / or quagga-doc packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
Public Exploit Available : false