openSUSE Security Update : openssh (openSUSE-2016-38)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88128
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for openssh fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2016-0777: A malicious or compromised server could cause the OpenSSH client to expose part or all of the client's private key through the roaming feature (bsc#961642)
- CVE-2016-0778: A malicious or compromised server could could trigger a buffer overflow in the OpenSSH client through the roaming feature (bsc#961645)
This update disables the undocumented feature supported by the OpenSSH client and a commercial SSH server.
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected openssh packages.