Oracle Linux 5 : openssh (ELSA-2016-3521)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88981


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Description of changes:

- change default value of MaxStartups - CVE-2010-5107 (John Haxby) [orabug 22766491]


Update the affected openssh packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88981

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2016-3521.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/02/26

Modified: 2016/02/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:openssh, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:openssh-askpass, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:openssh-clients, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:openssh-server, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:5

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleLinux, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-5107