Debian DLA-1474-1 : openssh security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 112050
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there was a user enumeration vulnerability in OpenSSH. A remote attacker couldtest whether a certain user exists on a target server.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this issue has been fixed in openssh version 1:6.7p1-5+deb8u5.
We recommend that you upgrade your openssh packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.