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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-5107: OpenSSH: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) March 07, 2013 October 30, 2017 October 30, 2017

Description

The default configuration of OpenSSH through 6.1 enforces a fixed time limit between establishing a TCP connection and completing a login, which makes it easier for remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection-slot exhaustion) by periodically making many new TCP connections.

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References

Solution

gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-misc-openssh

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