FreeBSD : dropbear -- authorized_keys command= bypass (8eb78cdc-e9ec-11e5-85be-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Matt Johnson reports :

Validate X11 forwarding input. Could allow bypass of authorized_keys
command= restrictions

See also :

https://matt.ucc.asn.au/dropbear/CHANGES
http://www.nessus.org/u?d10a0ed4

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 89928 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3116

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