USN-1707-1: libssh vulnerability
28 January 2013
libssh could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- libssh - A tiny C SSH library
Yong Chuan Koh discovered that libssh incorrectly handled certain
negotiation requests. A remote attacker could use this to cause libssh to
crash, resulting in a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.