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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2223

Original release date: 05/05/2006
Last revised: 03/31/2011


RIPd in Quagga 0.98 and 0.99 before 20060503 does not properly implement configurations that (1) disable RIPv1 or (2) require plaintext or MD5 authentication, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (routing state) via REQUEST packets such as SEND UPDATE.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1059
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200605-15
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016204
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060503 Quagga RIPD unauthenticated route table broadcast
External Source: XF
Name: quagga-ripv1-information-disclosure(26243)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0533
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0525
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugzilla.quagga.net/show_bug.cgi?id=261
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060602-01-U
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-284-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060503 Re: Quagga RIPD unauthenticated route injection
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9985
External Source: BID
Name: 17808
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25224
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2006:017

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9985
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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