Debian: zebra Denial of Service vulnerability

    Date07 Jan 2004
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Two vulnerabilities were discovered in zebra, both resulting in DoS.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 415-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                             Matt Zimmerman
    January 6th, 2004              
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    Package        : zebra
    Vulnerability  : denial of service
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Ids        : CAN-2003-0795 CAN-2003-0858
    Two vulnerabilities were discovered in zebra, an IP routing daemon:
    CAN-2003-0795 - a bug in the telnet CLI could allow a remote attacker
    to cause a zebra process to crash, resulting in a denial of service.
    CAN-2003-0858 - netlink messages sent by other users (rather than the
    kernel) would be accepted, leading to a denial of service.
    For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
    fixed in version 0.92a-5woody2.
    The zebra package has been obsoleted in the unstable distribution by
    GNU Quagga, where this problem was fixed in version 0.96.4x-4.
    We recommend that you update your zebra package.
    Upgrade Instructions
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    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody
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      Intel IA-32 architecture:
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      Intel IA-64 architecture:
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      HP Precision architecture:
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      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
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      Big endian MIPS architecture:
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      Little endian MIPS architecture:
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      PowerPC architecture:
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      IBM S/390 architecture:
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      Sun Sparc architecture:
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      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next revision.
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