CVE-2016-1245

NVD - CVE-2016-1245

CVE-2016-1245 Detail

Current Description

It was discovered that the zebra daemon in Quagga before 1.0.20161017 suffered from a stack-based buffer overflow when processing IPv6 Neighbor Discovery messages. The root cause was relying on BUFSIZ to be compatible with a message size; however, BUFSIZ is system-dependent.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0794.html
http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/quagga/users/31952 Mailing List  Mitigation  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93775 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1386109 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/Quagga/quagga/commit/cfb1fae25f8c092e0d17073eaf7bd428ce1cd546 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-48
https://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3695 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1245
NVD Published Date:
02/22/2017
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018
Source:
MITRE