FreeBSD : OpenSSH -- PermitRootLogin may allow password connections with 'without-password' (27fed73e-484f-11e5-825f-c80aa9043978)
High Nessus Plugin ID 85593
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionOpenSSH 7.0 contained a logic error in PermitRootLogin= prohibit-password/without-password that could, depending on compile-time configuration, permit password authentication to root while preventing other forms of authentication. This problem was reported by Mantas Mikulenas.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.