Quagga < 0.98.7 / 0.99.7 BGPD Denial of Service Vulnerability

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote service may be affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

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 by a
specially-crafted UPDATE message from an explicitly configured BGP
peer.

See also :

https://bugzilla.quagga.net/show_bug.cgi?id=354
https://bugzilla.quagga.net/show_bug.cgi?id=355
http://www.quagga.net/download/attic/quagga-0.99.7.changelog.txt

Solution :

Upgrade to version 0.98.7 / 0.99.7 or later.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 59794 ()

Bugtraq ID: 23417

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1995