FreeBSD : quagga -- stack based buffer overflow vulnerability (70c44cd0-e717-11e5-85be-14dae9d210b8)

High Nessus Plugin ID 89852


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Donald Sharp reports :

A malicious BGP peer may execute arbitrary code in particularly configured remote bgpd hosts.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 89852

File Name: freebsd_pkg_70c44cd0e71711e585be14dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/11

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

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


Base Score: 8.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:quagga, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/01/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2342