Fedora 15 : quagga-0.99.18-2.fc15 (2011-3990)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 53452

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Bug #654603 - CVE-2010-1674 quagga: DoS (crash) by processing malformed extended community attribute in a route

- Bug #654614 - CVE-2010-1675 quagga: BGP session reset by processing BGP Update message with malformed AS-path attributes

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected quagga package.

See Also

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

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

http://www.nessus.org/u?3a0b7a3a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53452

File Name: fedora_2011-3990.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/18/2011

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:quagga, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/24/2011

Reference Information

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

BID: 46942, 46943

FEDORA: 2011-3990