SuSE 11.3 Security Update : openssh (SAT Patch Number 9357)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 76140


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


This update for OpenSSH fixes the following issues :

- Exit sshd normally when port is already in use.

- Use hardware crypto engines where available.

- Use correct options for login when it is used.

- Move FIPS messages to higher debug level. (bnc#862875)

- Fix forwarding with IPv6 addresses in DISPLAY.

- Do not link OpenSSH binaries with LDAP libraries.

- Parse AcceptEnv properly. (bnc#869101, CVE-2014-2532)

- Check SSHFP DNS records even for server certificates.
(bnc#870532, CVE-2014-2653)


Apply SAT patch number 9357.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76140

File Name: suse_11_openssh-140606.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/19/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openssh, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openssh-askpass, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openssh-askpass-gnome, 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: 6/6/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2532, CVE-2014-2653