FreeBSD : FreeBSD -- OpenSSH Denial of Service vulnerability (6ed5c5e3-a840-11e7-b5af-a4badb2f4699)
High Nessus Plugin ID 103657
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionThere is no limit on the password length. Impact : A remote attacker may be able to cause an affected SSH server to use excessive amount of CPU by sending very long passwords, when PasswordAuthentication is enabled by the system administrator.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.