Amazon Linux AMI : quagga (ALAS-2012-90)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

The bgp_capability_orf function in bgpd in Quagga 0.99.20.1 and
earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(assertion failure and daemon exit) by leveraging a BGP peering
relationship and sending a malformed Outbound Route Filtering (ORF)
capability TLV in an OPEN message.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ee8a223a

Solution :

Run 'yum update quagga' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.9
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69697 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1820