GLSA-201612-18 : OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201612-18
(OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSH. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

Remote attackers could cause Denial of Service and conduct user
enumeration.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-18

Solution :

All OpenSSH users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/openssh-7.3_p1-r7'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95604 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8325
CVE-2016-1908
CVE-2016-3115
CVE-2016-6210
CVE-2016-8858

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