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Re: [suse-security] which ssh vs. to use?
  • From: Hans-Joachim Picht <h_picht@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 15 Mar 2000 17:49:38 +0100
  • Message-id: <20000315174938.E705@xxxxxx>
On Wed, Mar 15, 2000 at 05:03:22PM +0100, Jan Kröger wrote:
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> Hi,
> has anyone suggestions about which ssh version is "better" (e.g. more
> secure) to use: the last open source (is it?) version 1.2.27 or the
> proprietary 2.0.xx, except that open source code is more transparent?

Around October 1999 there have been rumours on bugtraq wether there is
a *remote* root exploit for ssh or not.
I'm running systems here using openssh (http://www.openssh.org) without
any problems.

With best regards

Hans

Ps: The german mirror is ftp://ftp.franken.de

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