|Bugzilla:||214641: CVE-2006-5794 OpenSSH privilege separation flaw|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Unspecified vulnerability in the sshd Privilege Separation Monitor in OpenSSH before 4.5 causes weaker verification that authentication has been successful, which might allow attackers to bypass authentication. NOTE: as of 20061108, it is believed that this issue is only exploitable by leveraging vulnerabilities in the unprivileged process, which are not known to exist.
This issue did not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1.
This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4 via
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 3 (openssh)||RHSA-2006:0738||November 15, 2006|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (openssh)||RHSA-2006:0738||November 15, 2006|
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