Upstream information

CVE-2010-5107 at MITRE

Description

The default configuration of OpenSSH through 6.1 enforces a fixed time limit between establishing a TCP connection and completing a login, which makes it easier for remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection-slot exhaustion) by periodically making many new TCP connections.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1074631 [IN_PROGRESS], 802639 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 841638 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 858359 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 880259 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 881234 [ASSIGNED], 992991 [RESOLVED], 996040 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • openssh >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
Patchnames:
sledsp2-openssh
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • openssh >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-openssh
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • openssh >= 6.2p2-0.9.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 6.2p2-0.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA openssh
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • openssh >= 6.6p1-4.7
  • openssh-fips >= 6.6p1-4.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA openssh
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY
  • openssh-openssl1 >= 6.6p1-10.1
  • openssh-openssl1-helpers >= 6.6p1-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY GA openssh-openssl1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2
  • openssh >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-openssh
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2
  • openssh >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-openssh
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • openssh >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 5.1p1-41.57.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8078


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 VMWare 11 SP2 openssh Released