Debian DLA-1556-1 : paramiko security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 118469
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionCVE-2018-1000805 Fix to prevent malicious clients to trick the Paramiko server into thinking an unauthenticated client is authenticated.
CVE-2018-7750 Fix check whether authentication is completed before processing other requests. A customized SSH client can simply skip the authentication step.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 1.15.1-1+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your paramiko 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.