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[DSA1059] DSA-1059-1 quagga Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Konstantin Gavrilenko discovered several vulnerabilities in quagga,
the BGP/OSPF/RIP routing daemon. The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project identifies the following problems:
Remote attackers may obtain sensitive information via RIPv1
REQUEST packets even if the quagga has been configured to use MD5
Remote attackers could inject arbitrary routes using the RIPv1
RESPONSE packet even if the quagga has been configured to use MD5
Fredrik Widell discovered that local users can cause a denial
of service in a certain sh ip bgp command entered in the telnet
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain quagga packages.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your quagga package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1059
Threat Level: High
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