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Sun Patch: SunOS 5.10_x86: last, ssh/sshd patch

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Sun Patch: SunOS 5.10_x86: last, ssh/sshd patch

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/11/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/16/2013
Modified
04/16/2019

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.

Solution(s)

  • sunpatch-solaris-148105

References

  • sunpatch-solaris-148105

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