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OpenSSH Vulnerability: CVE-2010-5107

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) March 07, 2013 March 18, 2013 November 30, 2016

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

openbsd-openssh-upgrade-latest

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