openSUSE Security Update : quagga (openSUSE-2016-1225)

High Nessus Plugin ID 94245


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for quagga fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2016-1245: Fix for a zebra stack overrun in IPv6 RA receive code. (bsc#1005258).


Update the affected quagga packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 94245

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1225.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/10/25

Modified: 2017/03/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/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:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1245