SuSE 11.1 Security Update : openssh (SAT Patch Number 6672)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This collective security update of openssh fixes multiple security
issues :

- memory exhaustion in gssapi due to integer overflow.
(bnc#756370, CVE-2011-5000)

- forced command option information leak (bnc#744643,
CVE-2012-0814) Additionally, the following bug has been
fixed :

- server-side delay upon user exiting a ssh session, due
to DNS queries from libaudit. (bnc#752354)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=709782
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=744643
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752354
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756370
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-5000.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0814.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6672.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64211 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-5000
CVE-2012-0814

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