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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2948

Original release date: 09/10/2010
Last revised: 01/18/2012


Stack-based buffer overflow in the bgp_route_refresh_receive function in bgp_packet.c in bgpd in Quagga before 0.99.17 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed Outbound Route Filtering (ORF) record in a BGP ROUTE-REFRESH (RR) message.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.quagga.net/news2.php?y=2010&m=8&d=19
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=626783
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0945
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1027-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:022
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3124
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://code.quagga.net/?p=quagga.git;a=commit;h=d64379e8f3c0636df53ed08d5b2f1946cfedd0e3
External Source: BID
Name: 42635
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0785
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:174
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2304
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3097
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100825 Re: CVE Request -- Quagga (bgpd) [two ids] -- 1, Stack buffer overflow by processing crafted Refresh-Route msgs 2, NULL ptr deref by parsing certain AS paths by BGP update request
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100824 CVE Request -- Quagga (bgpd) [two ids] -- 1, Stack buffer overflow by processing crafted Refresh-Route msgs 2, NULL ptr deref by parsing certain AS paths by BGP update request
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2104
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2011:1316

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