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Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2016:2388-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'openssh' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2016:2388-1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'openssh' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2016:2388-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for OpenSSH fixes the following issues:
- Prevent user enumeration through the timing of password processing.
(bsc#989363, CVE-2016-6210)
- Allow lowering the DH groups parameter limit in server as well as when
GSSAPI key exchange is used. (bsc#948902)
- Sanitize input for xauth(1). (bsc#970632, CVE-2016-3115)
- Prevent X11 SECURITY circumvention when forwarding X11 connections.
(bsc#962313, CVE-2016-1908)
- Disable DH parameters under 2048 bits by default and allow lowering the
limit back to the RFC 4419 specified minimum through an option.
(bsc#932483, bsc#948902)
- Ignore PAM environment when using login. (bsc#975865, CVE-2015-8325)
- Limit the accepted password length (prevents a possible denial of
service). (bsc#992533, CVE-2016-6515)
- Relax version requires for the openssh-askpass sub-package. (bsc#962794)
- Avoid complaining about unset DISPLAY variable. (bsc#981654)
- Initialize message id to prevent connection breakups in some cases.

Affected Software/OS:
'openssh' package(s) on SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5, SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1, SUSE Manager 2.1, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3

Please install the updated package(s).

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CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-8325
BugTraq ID: 86187
Debian Security Information: DSA-3550 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:2588
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:0641
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-1908
BugTraq ID: 84427
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:0465
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:0741
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-3115
BugTraq ID: 84314
FreeBSD Security Advisory: FreeBSD-SA-17:06
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:0466
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-6210
BugTraq ID: 91812
Debian Security Information: DSA-3626 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2029
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2563
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-6515
BugTraq ID: 92212
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