Upstream information

CVE-2006-1206 at MITRE

Description

Matt Johnston Dropbear SSH server 0.47 and earlier, as used in embedded Linux devices and on general-purpose operating systems, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection slot exhaustion) via a large number of connection attempts that exceeds the MAX_UNAUTH_CLIENTS defined value of 30.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 802639 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 841638 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 openssh Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 openssh Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS openssh Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 openssh Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 openssh Released