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Quagga: Multiple vulnerabilities


1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201310-08 / quagga
Release Date October 10, 2013
Latest Revision October 10, 2013: 1
Impact normal
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
net-misc/quagga < >= All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #408507, #475706


Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Quagga, the worst of which could lead to arbitrary code execution.

2.  Impact Information


Quagga is a free routing daemon replacing Zebra supporting RIP, OSPF and BGP.


Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Quagga. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


A remote attacker may be able to cause arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service condition.

3.  Resolution Information


There is no known workaround at this time.


All Quagga users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/quagga-"

4.  References


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