GLSA-201512-04 : OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 87545


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201512-04 (OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

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-7.1_p1-r2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87545

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201512-04.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Published: 12/22/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.5

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/20/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5352, CVE-2015-5600, CVE-2015-6563, CVE-2015-6564, CVE-2015-6565

GLSA: 201512-04