Fedora Core 3 : openssh-3.9p1-8.0.3 (2005-858)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19731


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


This security update fixes CVE-2005-2798 and resolves a problem with X forwarding binding only on IPv6 address on certain circumstances.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19731

File Name: fedora_2005-858.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/09/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh-askpass, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh-askpass-gnome, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh-clients, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh-server, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2005/09/07

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-858