SuSE 11 Security Update : quagga (SAT Patch Number 864)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41451


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a remote denial of service bug in quagga that can be triggered via an AS path containing ASN elements whose string representation is longer than expected. (CVE-2009-1572)


Apply SAT patch number 864.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41451

File Name: suse_11_quagga-090508.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:quagga, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1572