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AIX OpenSSH Advisory : openssh_advisory10.asc

Description

The remote AIX host has a version of OpenSSH installed that is affected by the following vulnerabilities : - OpenSSH is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error in the kex_input_kexinit() function. By sending specially crafted data during the key exchange process, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to consume all available memory resources. (CVE-2016-8858) - OpenSSH could allow a remote authenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by the loading of a specially crafted PKCS#11 module across a forwarded agent channel. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to write files or execute arbitrary code on the system. (CVE-2016-10009) - OpenSSH could allow a local authenticated attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by a privilege separation flaw. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain host private key material and other sensitive information. (CVE-2016-10011) - OpenSSH could allow a local attacker to gain elevated privileges on the system, caused by improper bounds checking in the shared memory manager. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain elevated privileges on the system. (CVE-2016-10012)


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