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Local attackers may be able to delete arbitrary files.
According to the banner, OpenSSH earlier than 2.9.9 / 2.9p2 is
running on the remote host. Such versions contain an arbitrary file
deletion vulnerability. Due to insecure handling of temporary files, a
local attacker can cause sshd to delete any file it can access named
See also :
Upgrade to OpenSSH 2.9.9 / 2.9p2 or later.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 44071 ()
Bugtraq ID: 2825
CVE ID: CVE-2001-0529
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