icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons icons_061

Dropbear SSH Server Format String

High

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a 'format string' flaw

Description

The remote host is running a version of the Dropbear SSH server that is vulnerable to a format string attack. An attacker may use this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the SSH server.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.