Fedora 18 : libssh-0.5.4-1.fc18 (2013-1407)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64414
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionFixed NULL dereference leads to denial of service - CVE-2013-0176, several NULL pointer dereferences in SSHv1, a free crash bug in options parsing.
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SolutionUpdate the affected libssh package.