SuSE9 Security Update : OpenSSH (YOU Patch Number 12257)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Due to a faulty signal handler repeated login attempts could exhaust
the maximum allowed connections and prevent further logins.

See also :

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12257.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41244 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4109

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