SuSE 10 Security Update : openssh (ZYPP Patch Number 8248)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 61695


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This collective security update of openssh fixed multiple security issues :

- memory exhaustion in gssapi due to integer overflow.
(bnc#756370, CVE-2011-5000)

- forced command option information leak (bnc#744643, CVE-2012-0814)


Apply ZYPP patch number 8248.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 61695

File Name: suse_openssh-8248.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/08/28

Modified: 2012/08/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-5000, CVE-2012-0814