Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1152-1 quagga -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 31 Oct 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 879474.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-16227.
- More information:
It was discovered that the bgpd daemon in the Quagga routing suite does not properly calculate the length of multi-segment AS_PATH UPDATE messages, causing bgpd to drop a session and potentially resulting in loss of network connectivity.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version quagga_0.99.22.4-1+wheezy3+deb7u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your quagga packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS