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--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2017-96d1995b70
2017-12-10 03:53:15.785174
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Name        : openssh
Product     : Fedora 27
Version     : 7.6p1
Release     : 2.fc27
URL         : http://www.openssh.com/portable.html
Summary     : An open source implementation of SSH protocol version 2
Description :
SSH (Secure SHell) is a program for logging into and executing
commands on a remote machine. SSH is intended to replace rlogin and
rsh, and to provide secure encrypted communications between two
untrusted hosts over an insecure network. X11 connections and
arbitrary TCP/IP ports can also be forwarded over the secure channel.

OpenSSH is OpenBSD's version of the last free version of SSH, bringing
it up to date in terms of security and features.

This package includes the core files necessary for both the OpenSSH
client and server. To make this package useful, you should also
install openssh-clients, openssh-server, or both.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Update Information:

This update provides new upstream release OpenSSH 7.6 with several bug fixes and
new features, including CVE-2017-15906, compatibility with WinSCP, improvement
for PAM stack, enablement for s390x sandbox, new GSSAPI key exchange methods and
improvement of handling kerberos tickets.
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #1492313 - sshd doesnt use pam auth stack anymore
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1492313
  [ 2 ] Bug #1477636 - Fedora - OpenSSH: Add enablement for openssl-ibmca and openssl-ibmpkcs11 (security/crypto)
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1477636
  [ 3 ] Bug #1199363 - ssh login with credential forwarding gives me a subsidiary ccache; can't kinit to another user
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1199363
  [ 4 ] Bug #1506631 - CVE-2017-15906 openssh: Improper write operations in readonly mode allow for zero-length file creation [fedora-all]
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1506631
  [ 5 ] Bug #1504403 - openssh-7.6p1 is available
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1504403
  [ 6 ] Bug #1499057 - WinSCP 5.1x.x erroneously forced to use a weaker key-exchange due to missing patch to OpenSSH compat.c
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1499057
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
su -c 'dnf upgrade openssh' at the command line.
For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
https://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
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Fedora 27: openssh Security Update 2017-96d1995b70

December 10, 2017
This update provides new upstream release OpenSSH 7.6 with several bug fixes and new features, including CVE-2017-15906, compatibility with WinSCP, improvement for PAM stack, enabl...

Summary

SSH (Secure SHell) is a program for logging into and executing

commands on a remote machine. SSH is intended to replace rlogin and

rsh, and to provide secure encrypted communications between two

untrusted hosts over an insecure network. X11 connections and

arbitrary TCP/IP ports can also be forwarded over the secure channel.

OpenSSH is OpenBSD's version of the last free version of SSH, bringing

it up to date in terms of security and features.

This package includes the core files necessary for both the OpenSSH

client and server. To make this package useful, you should also

install openssh-clients, openssh-server, or both.

This update provides new upstream release OpenSSH 7.6 with several bug fixes and

new features, including CVE-2017-15906, compatibility with WinSCP, improvement

for PAM stack, enablement for s390x sandbox, new GSSAPI key exchange methods and

improvement of handling kerberos tickets.

[ 1 ] Bug #1492313 - sshd doesnt use pam auth stack anymore

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1492313

[ 2 ] Bug #1477636 - Fedora - OpenSSH: Add enablement for openssl-ibmca and openssl-ibmpkcs11 (security/crypto)

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1477636

[ 3 ] Bug #1199363 - ssh login with credential forwarding gives me a subsidiary ccache; can't kinit to another user

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1199363

[ 4 ] Bug #1506631 - CVE-2017-15906 openssh: Improper write operations in readonly mode allow for zero-length file creation [fedora-all]

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1506631

[ 5 ] Bug #1504403 - openssh-7.6p1 is available

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1504403

[ 6 ] Bug #1499057 - WinSCP 5.1x.x erroneously forced to use a weaker key-exchange due to missing patch to OpenSSH compat.c

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1499057

su -c 'dnf upgrade openssh' at the command line.

For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at

https://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the

GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at

package-announce mailing list -- package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org

To unsubscribe send an email to package-announce-leave@lists.fedoraproject.org

FEDORA-2017-96d1995b70 2017-12-10 03:53:15.785174 Product : Fedora 27 Version : 7.6p1 Release : 2.fc27 URL : http://www.openssh.com/portable.html Summary : An open source implementation of SSH protocol version 2 Description : SSH (Secure SHell) is a program for logging into and executing commands on a remote machine. SSH is intended to replace rlogin and rsh, and to provide secure encrypted communications between two untrusted hosts over an insecure network. X11 connections and arbitrary TCP/IP ports can also be forwarded over the secure channel. OpenSSH is OpenBSD's version of the last free version of SSH, bringing it up to date in terms of security and features. This package includes the core files necessary for both the OpenSSH client and server. To make this package useful, you should also install openssh-clients, openssh-server, or both. This update provides new upstream release OpenSSH 7.6 with several bug fixes and new features, including CVE-2017-15906, compatibility with WinSCP, improvement for PAM stack, enablement for s390x sandbox, new GSSAPI key exchange methods and improvement of handling kerberos tickets. [ 1 ] Bug #1492313 - sshd doesnt use pam auth stack anymore https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1492313 [ 2 ] Bug #1477636 - Fedora - OpenSSH: Add enablement for openssl-ibmca and openssl-ibmpkcs11 (security/crypto) https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1477636 [ 3 ] Bug #1199363 - ssh login with credential forwarding gives me a subsidiary ccache; can't kinit to another user https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1199363 [ 4 ] Bug #1506631 - CVE-2017-15906 openssh: Improper write operations in readonly mode allow for zero-length file creation [fedora-all] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1506631 [ 5 ] Bug #1504403 - openssh-7.6p1 is available https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1504403 [ 6 ] Bug #1499057 - WinSCP 5.1x.x erroneously forced to use a weaker key-exchange due to missing patch to OpenSSH compat.c https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1499057 su -c 'dnf upgrade openssh' at the command line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at https://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at package-announce mailing list -- package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to package-announce-leave@lists.fedoraproject.org

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Product : Fedora 27
Version : 7.6p1
Release : 2.fc27
URL : http://www.openssh.com/portable.html
Summary : An open source implementation of SSH protocol version 2

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