openSUSE 10 Security Update : openssh (openssh-5149)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A flaw in the X forwarding code of openssh allowed malicious users to
steal the X access credentials of other users (CVE-2008-1483).

Due to another flaw users could bypass the option 'ForceCommand'
(CVE-2008-1657).

Solution :

Update the affected openssh packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31843 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1483
CVE-2008-1657

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