(RHSA-2018:0980) Low: openssh security, bug fix, and enhancement update

ID RHSA-2018:0980
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-04-10T10:46:58


OpenSSH is an SSH protocol implementation supported by a number of Linux, UNIX, and similar operating systems. It includes the core files necessary for both the OpenSSH client and server.

Security Fix(es):

  • openssh: Improper write operations in readonly mode allow for zero-length file creation (CVE-2017-15906)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes:

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 Release Notes linked from the References section.