Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : openssh (MDKSA-2001:081)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

In some circumstances, the sshd server may not honor the 'from='
option that can be associated with a key in a user's
~/.ssh/authorized_keys2 file if multiple keys are listed. This could
allow key-based logins from hosts which should not be allowed access.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e2473464

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13894 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-081.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1380

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