Security Update:OpenSSH Releases Security Update for Versions Prior to 7.2.p2
Date and Time
OpenSSH Prior to 7.2p2 Users
Open SSH released update 7.2.p2 to address a X11 forwarding vulnerability.
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements, software enhancements and affected software refer to Open SSH Security Advisory - http://www.openssh.com/txt/x11fwd.adv.
- All versions of OpenSSH prior to 7.2p2 with X11Forwarding enabled.
WHAT’S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information.
HOW DO I PROTECT MY WEB SITE?
Apply an update
- Refer to Open SSH Security Advisory - http://www.openssh.com/txt/x11fwd.adv for patch updates.
- IT Security - https://it.ucsf.edu/security