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CVE-2016-6515

Description

The auth_password function in auth-passwd.c in sshd in OpenSSH before 7.3 does not limit password lengths for password authentication, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crypt CPU consumption) via a long string.


Affected Software


CPE Name Name Version
openbsd:openssh openbsd openssh 7.2
fedoraproject:fedora fedoraproject fedora 24

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