Hewlett-Packard Company Information for VU#369347

OpenSSH vulnerabilities in challenge response handling

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

HP has issued a security bulletin (HPSBUX0206-195) for HP 9000 Servers running HP-UX release 11.00 and 11.11 only with the T1471AA SSH product installed.

It says in part:

    As a short-term solution, disable PAMAuthenticationViaKbdInt in the sshd_config file; i.e.,
      PAMAuthenticationViaKbdInt no
    NOTE: ChallengeResponseAuthentication is not used in the HP product.
HP has also issued Security Bulletin HPSBTL0207-050 for Open SSH 3.1p1 running on HP Secure OS Software for Linux.

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

Hewlett-Packard published security bulletins HPSBUX0206-195 and HPSBTL0207-050 on this issue.

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