Quagga < Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59791


The remote service may be affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its self-reported version number, the installation of Quagga listening on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in OSPFD can be triggered by a specially crafted Link Status Update message that is smaller than the length specified in its header, leading to denial of service.

- A buffer overflow vulnerability in exists OSPFD can be triggered by a specially crafted Link Status Update message containing a network-LSA link-state advertisement for which the data-structure length is smaller than the value in the Length header field, leading to denial of service. (CVE-2012-0250)

- A denial of service vulnerability exists in BGPD that can be triggered by a specially crafted OPEN message with a malformed four-octet AS Number Capability.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 59791

File Name: quagga_0_99_20_1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2012/06/29

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 59796

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:quagga:quagga

Required KB Items: Quagga/Installed, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/03/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/01/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0249, CVE-2012-0250, CVE-2012-0255

BID: 52531

OSVDB: 80113, 80114

CERT: 551715