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The remote SSH server is affected by a remote buffer overflow issue.
The remote host is running FortressSSH, an enterprise-class SSH server
According to its banner, the installed version of this software
reportedly contains a buffer overflow vulnerability involving a
boundary error in the logging of contents of 'SSH_MSG_KEXINIT'
messages. An unauthenticated attacker may be able to leverage this
issue to crash the affected application or to execute arbitrary code
on the affected host
Unknown at this time.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 21589 (fortressssh_ssh_msg_kexinit_overflow.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 17991
CVE ID: CVE-2006-2421
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