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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
An information leak flaw was found in the way the OpenSSH client
roaming feature was implemented. A malicious server could potentially
use this flaw to leak portions of memory (possibly including private
SSH keys) of a successfully authenticated OpenSSH client.
A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the OpenSSH client roaming
feature was implemented. A malicious server could potentially use this
flaw to execute arbitrary code on a successfully authenticated OpenSSH
client if that client used certain non-default configuration options.
After installing this update, the OpenSSH server daemon (sshd) will be
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6