SuSE 11.2 Security Update : OpenSSH (SAT Patch Number 8078)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69375


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for OpenSSH provides the following fixes :

- Implement remote denial of service hardening.
(bnc#802639, CVE-2010-5107)

- Use only FIPS 140-2 approved algorithms when FIPS mode is detected. (bnc#755505, bnc#821039)

- Do not link OpenSSH binaries with LDAP libraries.


Apply SAT patch number 8078.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69375

File Name: suse_11_openssh-130716.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/08/16

Updated: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openssh, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openssh-askpass, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/07/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-5107