Debian Security Advisory

DLA-578-1 openssh -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
30 Jul 2016
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-6210.
More information:

OpenSSH secure shell client and server had a user enumeration problem reported.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, this problem has been fixed in version 6.0p1-4+deb7u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your openssh packages.

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