RHEL 3 / 4 / 5 : quagga (RHSA-2007:0389)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25363
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn updated quagga package that fixes a security bug is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4 and 5.
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.
Quagga is a TCP/IP based routing software suite.
An out of bounds memory read flaw was discovered in Quagga's bgpd. A configured peer of bgpd could cause Quagga to crash, leading to a denial of service (CVE-2007-1995).
All users of Quagga should upgrade to this updated package, which contains a backported patch to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected quagga, quagga-contrib and / or quagga-devel packages.