openSUSE Security Update : openssh (openSUSE-SU-2013:1726-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

openssh was updated to fix a memory corruption when AES-GCM is used
which could lead to remote code execution after successful
authentication. (CVE-2013-4548)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-11/msg00075.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=849536

Solution :

Update the affected openssh packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75204 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4548

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