Threat Encyclopedia

Quagga.aspath_put.BGP.Session.Drop.DoS

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service Vulnerability in Quagga.
The vulnerability is due to an input validation error when handling malformed requests. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Quagga Quagga prior to 1.2.2

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/quagga.git/commit/?id=7a42b78be9a4108d98833069a88e6fddb9285008

CVE References

CVE-2017-16227