RHEL 6 : quagga (RHSA-2011:0406)

high Nessus Plugin ID 53245

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates for quagga.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2011:0406 advisory.

- quagga: DoS (crash) by processing malformed extended community attribute in a route (CVE-2010-1674)

- quagga: BGP session reset by processing BGP Update message with malformed AS-path attributes (CVE-2010-1675)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the RHEL quagga package based on the guidance in RHSA-2011:0406.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?6254422e

https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=654603

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=654614

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011:0406

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53245

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2011-0406.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/1/2011

Updated: 4/27/2024

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2010-1675

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:quagga, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:quagga-contrib, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:quagga-devel, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/31/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/29/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1674, CVE-2010-1675

BID: 46942, 46943

RHSA: 2011:0406