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CVE-2007-4826 Detail

Current Description

bgpd in Quagga before 0.99.9 allows explicitly configured BGP peers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a malformed (1) OPEN message or (2) a COMMUNITY attribute, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference. NOTE: vector 2 only exists when debugging is enabled.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/12/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.5 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/18/2007)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=285691 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA-2007-219.shtml
http://lists.debian.org/debian-security-announce/debian-security-announce-2007/msg00153.html
http://quagga.net/news2.php?y=2007&m=9&d=7#id1189190760 Patch
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-236141-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1382
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:182
http://www.quagga.net/download/quagga-0.99.9.changelog.txt
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0785.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25634 Patch
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0028/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-512-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3129 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1195/references Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36551

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4826
NVD Published Date:
09/12/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017