GLSA-201405-06 : OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 73958


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201405-06 (OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSH. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, or bypass environment restrictions.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All OpenSSH users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/openssh-6.6_p1-r1' NOTE: One or more of the issues described in this advisory have been fixed in previous updates. They are included in this advisory for the sake of completeness. It is likely that your system is already no longer affected by them.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73958

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201405-06.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Published: 2014/05/12

Updated: 2018/07/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:openssh, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5161, CVE-2010-4478, CVE-2010-4755, CVE-2010-5107, CVE-2011-5000, CVE-2012-0814, CVE-2014-2532

BID: 32319, 45304, 51702, 54114, 58162, 66355

GLSA: 201405-06

CWE: 200