Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1257-1 openssh -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 26 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-10708.
- More information:
OpenSSH was found to be vulnerable to out of order NEWKEYS messages which could crash the daemon, resulting in a denial of service attack.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u7.
We recommend that you upgrade your openssh packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS