Quagga < 0.99.12 BGPD Denial of Service Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote service may be affected by a denial of service

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of
Quagga's BGP daemon listening on the remote host is affected by a
denial of service vulnerability. The issue can be triggered via an AS
path containing ASN elements whose string representation is longer
than expected.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to version 0.99.12 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 59787 ()

Bugtraq ID: 34817

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1572