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The remote SSH service is prone to an X11 session hijacking
According to its banner, the version of SSH installed on the remote
host is older than 5.0. Such versions may allow a local user to
hijack X11 sessions because it improperly binds TCP ports on the local
IPv6 interface if the corresponding ports on the IPv4 interface are in
See also :
Upgrade to OpenSSH version 5.0 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 31737 ()
Bugtraq ID: 28444
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1483CVE-2008-3234
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