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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-2948

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.
Publish Date : 2010-09-10 Last Update Date : 2018-01-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2010-08-23 2010-08-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-2948 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0945 -- quagga security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27216 unix
DSA-2104-1 quagga -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12727 unix
ELSA-2010:0785: quagga security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22922 unix
ELSA-2010:0945: quagga security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22969 unix
RHSA-2010:0785: quagga security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100785 unix
RHSA-2010:0785: quagga security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22296 unix
RHSA-2010:0945: quagga security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21737 unix
RHSA-2010:0945: quagga security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100945 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-2948

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Quagga Quagga 0.95 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Quagga Quagga 0.96 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Quagga Quagga 0.96.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Quagga Quagga 0.96.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Quagga Quagga 0.96.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Quagga Quagga 0.96.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Quagga Quagga 0.96.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Quagga Quagga 0.97.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Quagga Quagga 0.97.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Quagga Quagga 0.97.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Quagga Quagga 0.97.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Quagga Quagga 0.97.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Quagga Quagga 0.97.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Quagga Quagga 0.98.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Quagga Quagga 0.98.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Quagga Quagga 0.98.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Quagga Quagga 0.98.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Quagga Quagga 0.98.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Quagga Quagga 0.98.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Quagga Quagga 0.98.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Quagga Quagga 0.99.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Quagga Quagga 36

- References For CVE-2010-2948 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2010-3097
VUPEN ADV-2010-3124
VUPEN ADV-2010-2304
BID 42635 Quagga bgpd Route-Refresh Message Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2013-07-18 CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:022
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0945
MLIST [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
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0785
GENTOO GLSA-201202-02
MLIST [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
SUSE SUSE-SU-2011:1316;a=commit;h=d64379e8f3c0636df53ed08d5b2f1946cfedd0e3 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-2948

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