openSUSE Security Update : quagga (openSUSE-SU-2011:0274-2)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76006
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis security update of quagga fixes :
- CVE-2010-1674: Direct BGP peers can send malformed extended communities which lead to a NULL pointer dereference.
- CVE-2010-1675: A malformed AS_PATHLIMIT path attribute will cause a session reset in Quagga. This malformed package is forwarded by other routers and can be used to take 'all' Quagga routers off the Internet with one single announcement.
SolutionUpdate the affected quagga packages.