Fedora Core 6 : openssh-4.3p2-19.fc6 (2007-394)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24925


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Fri Mar 30 2007 Miloslav Trmac <mitr at redhat.com> - 4.3p2-19

- Fix an information leak in Kerberos password authentication (CVE-2006-5052) Resolves: #234640

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: 24925

File Name: fedora_2007-394.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/04/05

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-clients, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh-server, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:6

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/04/03

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2007-394