Scientific Linux Security Update : quagga on SL7.x x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 107083


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- quagga: Double free vulnerability in bgpd when processing certain forms of UPDATE message allowing to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code (CVE-2018-5379)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 107083

File Name: sl_20180228_quagga_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 3.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/03/01

Modified: 2018/03/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5379