Fedora 10 : pam_ssh-1.92-10.fc10 (2009-3500)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38669


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Bug #492153 - CVE-2009-1273 pam_ssh: Password prompt varies for existent and non-existent users

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 pam_ssh package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38669

File Name: fedora_2009-3500.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/05/04

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pam_ssh, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/04/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1273

FEDORA: 2009-3500

CWE: 255