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Palo Alto Networks PAN-SA-2016-0036 (CVE-2016-6210): OpenSSH Vulnerability

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Palo Alto Networks PAN-SA-2016-0036 (CVE-2016-6210): OpenSSH Vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
07/24/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/18/2016
Modified
06/17/2020

Description

sshd in OpenSSH before 7.3, when SHA256 or SHA512 are used for user password hashing, uses BLOWFISH hashing on a static password when the username does not exist, which allows remote attackers to enumerate users by leveraging the timing difference between responses when a large password is provided.

Solution(s)

  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-6-0
  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-6-1
  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-7-0
  • palo-alto-networks-pan-os-upgrade-7-1

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