Quagga: Multiple vulnerabilities — GLSA 201310-08

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

Affected Packages

net-misc/quagga on all architectures
Affected versions < 0.99.22.4
Unaffected versions >= 0.99.22.4

Background

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

Description

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

Impact

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

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Quagga users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/quagga-0.99.22.4"
 

References

Release Date
October 10, 2013

Latest Revision
October 10, 2013: 1

Severity
normal

Exploitable
remote

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