BSA-2017-274

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2017-274

Initial Publication Date

05/17/2017

Last Updated

09/08/2017

Revision

2.0: Interim

Risk Impact

Low

Workaround

N/A

Component

Authfile.c in sshd in OpenSSH before 7.4

Affected CVE

CVE-2016-10011

CVSS Score

2.1

Summary

authfile.c in sshd in OpenSSH before 7.4 does not properly consider the effects of realloc on buffer contents, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive private-key information by leveraging access to a privilege-separated child process.

Affected Products

Product Current Assessment
Brocade SLX-OS Impacted: Fixed in 17R.2.0.

Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade FastIron OS, Brocade NetIron OS, Brocade ServerIron ADX, Brocade Virtual ADX, Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager: Software, and Brocade Virtual Web Application Firewall are confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version Change Date
1.0 Initial Publication May 17, 2017
2.0 Updated to address SLX-OS September 8, 2017

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