SUSE SLES12 Security Update : quagga (SUSE-SU-2016:0936-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 90347
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis 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).
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-540=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-540=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-540=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-540=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.