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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69375

Synopsis

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

Description

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.
(bnc#826906)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 8078.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755505

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=802639

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=821039

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=826906

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-5107.html

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