openSUSE Security Update : quagga (openSUSE-2016-396)

High Nessus Plugin ID 90171


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for quagga fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2016-2342: Quagga was extended the prefixlen check to ensure it is within the bound of the NLRI packet data and the on-stack prefix structure and the maximum size for the address family (bsc#970952).


Update the affected quagga packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90171

File Name: openSUSE-2016-396.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/25

Modified: 2016/10/13

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:novell:opensuse:quagga, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:quagga-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:quagga-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:quagga-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2342