SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : quagga (SAT Patch Numbers 3535 / 3536)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 50960



The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update of quagga fixes two security issues :

- Stack-based buffer overflow while processing malformed Route-Refresh messages. (CVE-2010-2948: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P))

- Denial of service while processing malformed BGP update AS path messages. (CVE-2010-2949: CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P))


Apply SAT patch number 3535 / 3536 as appropriate.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50960

File Name: suse_11_quagga-101115.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/2/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/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: 11/15/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2948, CVE-2010-2949