openSUSE Security Update : libssh (openSUSE-2016-328)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89911


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for libssh fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-0739: Fix Weakness in diffie-hellman secret key generation. (bsc#965875)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected libssh packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89911

File Name: openSUSE-2016-328.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/14

Updated: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0739