openSUSE Security Update : quagga (openSUSE-2016-591)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91208


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for quagga fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-4049: Remote crash vulerability with specially crafted packages due to a buffer overflow error in bgp_dump_routes_func (boo#977012)


Update the affected quagga packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91208

File Name: openSUSE-2016-591.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/18

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/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:13.2, 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: 2016/05/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4049