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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
Several security problems were fixed in OpenSSH :
- A denial of service problem has been fixed in OpenSSH
which could be used to cause lots of CPU consumption on
a remote openssh server. (CVE-2006-4924)
- If a remote attacker is able to inject network traffic
this could be used to cause a client connection to
- Fixed an unsafe signal hander reported by Mark Dowd. The
signal handler was vulnerable to a race condition that
could be exploited to perform a pre-authentication
denial of service. This vulnerability could
theoretically lead to pre-authentication remote code
execution if GSSAPI authentication is enabled, but the
likelihood of successful exploitation appears remote.
- Fixed a GSSAPI authentication abort that could be used
to determine the validity of usernames on some
See also :
Apply ZYPP patch number 2184.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3