Security update for openssh (moderate)

ID OPENSUSE-SU-2020:2298-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2020-12-20T20:14:48


An update that solves one vulnerability and has 5 fixes is now available.


This update for openssh fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2020-14145: Fixed a potential information leak during host key exchange (bsc#1173513).
  • Supplement libgtk-3-0 instead of libX11-6 to avoid installation on a textmode install (bsc#1142000)
  • Fixed an issue where oracle cluster with cluvfy using "scp" failing/missinterpreted (bsc#1148566).
  • Fixed sshd termination of multichannel sessions with non-root users (bsc#1115550,bsc#1174162).
  • Added speculative hardening for key storage (bsc#1139398).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP1:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • openSUSE Leap 15.1:

    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2020-2298=1