Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2959-1 paramiko -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 21 Mar 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-24302.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was a potential race condition in Paramiko, a pure-Python implementation of the SSH algorithm. In particular, unauthorised information disclosure could have occurred during the creation of SSH private keys.
- CVE-2022-24302: In Paramiko before 2.10.1, a race condition (between creation and chmod) in the write_private_key_file function could allow unauthorized information disclosure.
For Debian 9
Stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 2.0.0-1+deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your paramiko packages.
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