An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.
- CVE-2016-0777: A malicious or compromised server could cause the OpenSSH client to expose part or all of the client's private key through the roaming feature (bsc#961642) - CVE-2016-0778: A malicious or compromised server could could trigger a buffer overflow in the OpenSSH client through the roaming feature (bsc#961645)
This update disables the undocumented feature supported by the OpenSSH client and a commercial SSH server.
To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- openSUSE Evergreen 11.4:
zypper in -t patch 2016-48=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".