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F5 Networks: K24324390 (CVE-2016-10011): OpenSSH vulnerability CVE-2016-10011

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F5 Networks: K24324390 (CVE-2016-10011): OpenSSH vulnerability CVE-2016-10011

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/04/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
02/01/2018

Description

authfile.c in sshd in OpenSSH before 7.4 does not properly consider the effects of realloc on buffer contents, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive private-key information by leveraging access to a privilege-separated child process.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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