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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Dropbear remote DSS SSH vuln

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Dropbear remote DSS SSH vuln check

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running Dropbear prior to version 0.43.
There is a flaw in this version of Dropbear which would
enable a remote attacker to gain control of the system
from a remote location.

Solution : Upgrade to at least version 0.43 of Dropbear.

See also : http://matt.ucc.asn.au/dropbear/CHANGES

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 10803

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) Tenable Network Security

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