OracleVM 2.2 : openssh (OVMSA-2016-0033)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89817


The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- change default value of MaxStartups - CVE-2010-5107 (John Haxby)


Update the affected openssh / openssh-clients / openssh-server packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89817

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0033.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/10

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:openssh, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:openssh-clients, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:openssh-server, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:2.2

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/03/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-5107

BID: 58162