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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201612-18
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: December 07, 2016
     Bugs: #576954, #580410, #589088, #590202, #595342, #597360
       ID: 201612-18

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Synopsis
=======
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in OpenSSH, the worst of which
allows remote attackers to cause Denial of Service.

Background
=========
OpenSSH is a complete SSH protocol implementation that includes SFTP
client and server support.

Affected packages
================
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  net-misc/openssh           < 7.3_p1-r7              >= 7.3_p1-r7 

Description
==========
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSH. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
=====
Remote attackers could cause Denial of Service and conduct user
enumeration.

Workaround
=========
There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All OpenSSH users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/openssh-7.3_p1-r7"

References
=========
[ 1 ] CVE-2015-8325
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8325
[ 2 ] CVE-2016-1908
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-1908
[ 3 ] CVE-2016-3115
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-3115
[ 4 ] CVE-2016-6210
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-6210
[ 5 ] CVE-2016-8858
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8858

Availability
===========
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-18

Concerns?
========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
======
Copyright 2016 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201612-18: OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in OpenSSH, the worst of which allows remote attackers to cause Denial of Service.

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSH. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Resolution

All OpenSSH users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/openssh-7.3_p1-r7"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2015-8325 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-8325 [ 2 ] CVE-2016-1908 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-1908 [ 3 ] CVE-2016-3115 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-3115 [ 4 ] CVE-2016-6210 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-6210 [ 5 ] CVE-2016-8858 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8858

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-18

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: December 07, 2016
Bugs: #576954, #580410, #589088, #590202, #595342, #597360
ID: 201612-18

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in OpenSSH, the worst of which allows remote attackers to cause Denial of Service.

Background

OpenSSH is a complete SSH protocol implementation that includes SFTP client and server support.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 net-misc/openssh < 7.3_p1-r7 >= 7.3_p1-r7

Impact

===== Remote attackers could cause Denial of Service and conduct user enumeration.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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