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Vulnerability Assessment Details

scp File Create/Overwrite

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for the remote SSH version

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

You are running OpenSSH 1.2.3, or 1.2.

This version has directory traversal vulnerability in scp, it permits
a remote malicious scp server to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) attack.

Solution :
Patch and New version are available from SSH/OpenSSH.

Network Security Threat Level: Medium

Networks Security ID: 1742

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003 Xue Yong Zhi

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