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Re: [suse-security] Is openssh 2.9.9p2 on SuSE 7.3 secure?
  • From: Roman Drahtmueller <draht@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 5 Sep 2002 03:21:48 +0200 (MEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0209050320450.18210-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hi Rob,

>
> Currently, I am running SuSE 7.3 on the firewall/masquerading/gateway machine
> for my home network. I was also running openssh. That was until I ran a
> security scan (Nessus 1.0.10) that showed the version of ssh
> (openssh-2.9.9p2-103) to be highly vulnerable. So I read the SuSE security
> announcements and it seems that the version I have has been patched and all
> is well. So, I am secure running openssh 2.9.9p2? Would an updated version

To our knowlege, yes.

> of Nessus still show this as a problem?
>

Yes. Vulnerability scanners are braindead in this matter. We can't help.

> Thanks, Rob

Roman.
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