Security update for openssh-openssl1

SUSE Security Update: Security update for openssh-openssl1
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:1661-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1005480 #1005893 #1006221 #1016366 #1016369
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY

  • An update that solves three vulnerabilities and has two fixes is now available.


    This update for openssh-openssl1 fixes the following issues:

    - Properly verify CIDR masks in configuration (bsc#1005893)

    - CVE-2016-10009: limit directories for loading PKCS11 modules

    - CVE-2016-10011: Prevent possible leaks of host private keys to
    low-privilege process handling authentication (bsc#1016369)

    - CVE-2016-8858: prevent resource depletion during key exchange

    - fix suggested command for removing conflicting server keys from the
    known_hosts file (bsc#1006221)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY:
      zypper in -t patch secsp3-openssh-openssl1-13169=1

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
      • openssh-openssl1-6.6p1-18.1
      • openssh-openssl1-helpers-6.6p1-18.1