Debian Security Advisory DSA 1576-1 (openssh)

Published: 2008-05-27 13:41:50
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%201576-1

Technical Details:
The recently announced vulnerability in Debian's openssl Linux Distribution Package (DSA-1571-1, CVE-2008-0166) indirectly affects OpenSSH. As a result, all user and host keys generated using broken versions of the openssl Linux Distribution Package must be considered untrustworthy, even after the openssl update has been applied. For more information on how to correct and update your system to correct for weak keys, please visit the referenced security advisory. For the stable distribution (etch), these problems have been fixed in version 4.3p2-9etch1. Currently, only a subset of all supported architectures have been built further updates will be provided when they become available. For the unstable distribution (sid) and the testing distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 4.7p1-9. We recommend that you upgrade your openssh Linux Distribution Packages and take the

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to openssh announced via advisory DSA 1576-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2008-0166
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2008-1483
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-4752

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.8
Published
2008-05-27
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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