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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-0777: OpenSSH client bugs CVE-2016-0777 and CVE-2016-0778

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-0777: OpenSSH client bugs CVE-2016-0777 and CVE-2016-0778

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/14/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The resend_bytes function in roaming_common.c in the client in OpenSSH 5.x, 6.x, and 7.x before 7.1p2 allows remote servers to obtain sensitive information from process memory by requesting transmission of an entire buffer, as demonstrated by reading a private key.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-openssh

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