SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : openssh (SUSE-SU-2018:1989-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111200
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for openssh fixes the following issues: Security issue
- CVE-2016-10708: Prevent DoS due to crashes caused by
out-of-sequence NEWKEYS message (bsc#1076957).
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended
installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE CaaS Platform ALL :
To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It
will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:zypper in -t patch