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OpenSSH 7.0 fixes authentication vulnerability, other security bugs

2015/08/11

Securityweek - (International) The OpenBSD Project released version 7.0 of its Secure Shell (SSH) OpenSSH project addressing four vulnerabilities, including a keyboard-interactive authentication mechanism flaw that exposed servers to brute-force attacks, a use-after-free flaw that could allow for arbitrary code execution, and two vulnerabilities in the portable version of OpenSSH.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/openssh-70-fixes-authentication-vulnerability-other-security-bugs

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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