SSH1 CRC-32 detect_attack Function Overflow
Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1980
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote host is using a version of SSH.com's SSH older than version 1.2.32 or a version of OpenSSH older than 2.3.0. These versions are vulnerable to a buffer overflow that may allow an attacker to obtain a root shell on this host.
SolutionUpgrade to SSH.com's SSH 1.2.32 or OpenSSH 2.3.0 or higher.