Fedora 9 : pam_ssh-1.92-10.fc9 (2009-3627)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38670


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Thu Mar 26 2009 Dmitry Butskoy <Dmitry at Butskoy.name>
- 1.92-10

- Always use standard 'Password:' prompt for the first password's inquire in a PAM chain (#492153)

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: 38670

File Name: fedora_2009-3627.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:9

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: 2009-3627

CWE: 255