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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
OpenSSH stores hostnames, IP addresses, and keys in plaintext in the
known_hosts file. A local attacker that has already compromised a
user's SSH account could use this information to generate a list of
additional targets that are likely to have the same password or key.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.2
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60168 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2666
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