Debian Security Advisory

DSA-3695-1 quagga -- security update

Date Reported:
18 Oct 2016
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 841162.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-1245.
More information:

It was discovered that the zebra daemon in the Quagga routing suite suffered from a stack-based buffer overflow when processing IPv6 Neighbor Discovery messages.

For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your quagga packages.