|Bugzilla:||207957: CVE-2006-4924 openssh DoS|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
sshd in OpenSSH before 4.4, when using the version 1 SSH protocol, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via an SSH packet that contains duplicate blocks, which is not properly handled by the CRC compensation attack detector.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (openssh)||RHSA-2006:0698||September 29, 2006|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (openssh)||RHSA-2006:0697||September 29, 2006|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (openssh)||RHSA-2006:0697||September 29, 2006|
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