Vulnerability Note VU#921339
SSH Tectia Client and Server ssh-signer local privilege escalation
The SSH Communications Security Tectia Client and Server products are vulnerable to privilege escalation, which may allow a local user to gain root access.
The SSH Tectia Client and Server products contain an unspecified privilege escalation vulnerability in ssh-signer. A local user may be able to obtain root access. According to SSH Communications Security:
A local user may be able to obtain root access.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|SSH Communications Security Corp||Affected||-||08 Jan 2008|
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Thanks to Tuomas Siren for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Will Dormann.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-5616
- Date Public: 08 Jan 2008
- Date First Published: 08 Jan 2008
- Date Last Updated: 14 Jan 2008
- Severity Metric: 2.25
- Document Revision: 5
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