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DescriptionAn update for openssh is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
OpenSSH is an SSH protocol implementation supported by a number of Linux, UNIX, and similar operating systems. It includes the core files necessary for both the OpenSSH client and server.
The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
openssh (8.0p1). (BZ#1691045)
Security Fix(es) :
* openssh: scp client improper directory name validation (CVE-2018-20685)
* openssh: Improper validation of object names allows malicious server to overwrite files via scp client (CVE-2019-6111)
* openssh: Missing character encoding in progress display allows for spoofing of scp client output (CVE-2019-6109)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
Additional Changes :
For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Release Notes linked from the References section.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.