Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

USN-775-1: Quagga vulnerability

Back to Search

USN-775-1: Quagga vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/06/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

The BGP daemon (bgpd) in Quagga 0.99.11 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an AS path containing ASN elements whose string representation is longer than expected, which triggers an assert error.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-quagga

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;