openSUSE Security Update : quagga (openSUSE-SU-2010:0984-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53795


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of quagga fixes two security issues :

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

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


Update the affected quagga packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53795

File Name: suse_11_2_quagga-101111.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

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:opensuse:quagga, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:quagga-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/11/11

Reference Information

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