Guardian Digital Inc. Information for VU#369347

OpenSSH vulnerabilities in challenge response handling

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

Guardian Digital ships OpenSSH in all versions of EnGarde Secure Linux. Version 3.3p1 was introduced by ESA-20020625-015 on June 25, 2002. This update introduces privilege separation. All users are strongly urged to upgrade to this version as soon as possible.

An upgrade to version 3.4p1 (which properly fixes the bugs) will be made available sometime in the next few days.

Vendor Information

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

Vendor References

None

Addendum

Engarde Secure Linux has published a security advisory on this topic: