000032530 - OpenSSH vulnerability (CVE-2016-0777) on RSA Data Protection Manager appliances

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Article Number000032530
Applies ToRSA Data Protection Manager Appliance
RSA Data Protection Manager Appliance 3.5.2
RSA Data Protection Manager Appliance
RSA Data Protection Manager Appliance
RSA Data Protection Manager Appliance
RSA Data Protection Manager Appliance
RSA Data Protection Manager Appliance
CVE IDCVE-2016-0777
Article SummaryThe RSA Data Protection Manager Appliance (DPM Appliance) is affected by the following OpenSSH vulnerability:
The resend_bytes function in roaming_common.c in the client in OpenSSH 5.x, 6.x, and 7.x before 7.1p2 allows remote servers to obtain sensitive information from process memory by requesting transmission of an entire buffer, as demonstrated by reading a private key.
Link to Advisorieshttps://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-0777
Alert ImpactImpacted - Apply RSA Remedy
Technical DetailsProvide details on patch, upgrade, downgrade, workaround, hot fix
ResolutionDPM Appliance hotfix version upgrades OpenSSH to version openssh-6.6p1-16.1, in which the vulnerability has been fixed.
Contact RSA Support Team to obtain this hotfix.



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