OracleVM 3.2 : openssh (OVMSA-2016-0070)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- CVE-2015-5600: MaxAuthTries limit bypass via duplicates
in KbdInteractiveDevices (John Haxby) [orabug 22985024]

- CVE-2016-3115: missing sanitisation of input for X11
forwarding (John Haxby) [orabug 22985024]

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2016-June/000482.html

Solution :

Update the affected openssh / openssh-clients / openssh-server
packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91750 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5600
CVE-2016-3115

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