Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 : openssh (SSA:2007-255-01)

high Nessus Plugin ID 26053

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New openssh packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, 11.0, and 12.0 to fix a possible security issue. This version should also provide increased performance with certain ciphers.

Solution

Update the affected openssh package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ab71da07

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 26053

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2007-255-01.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Published: 9/14/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:openssh, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:11.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:8.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:9.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:9.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 9/12/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4752

SSA: 2007-255-01

CWE: 20