openSUSE Security Update : libssh (openSUSE-SU-2014:0366-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libssh was updated to fix a random generator reseeding issue when
forking multiple servers. Forking multiple servers might under some
circumstances get them the same random seed state.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00036.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=866278

Solution :

Update the affected libssh packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75290 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0017

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