Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Matthew Vernon discovered that OpenSSH did not correctly check SSHFP
DNS records if a server presented an unacceptable host certificate. A
malicious server could use this issue to disable SSHFP checking.
Update the affected openssh-client package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 73401 ()
Bugtraq ID: 66459
CVE ID: CVE-2014-2653
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