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CVE 2007-4752

'ssh in OpenSSH before 4.7 does not properly handle when an untrusted cookie cannot be created and uses a trusted X11 cookie instead, which allows attackers to violate intended policy and gain privileges by causing an X client to be treated as trusted.'

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Short response

This issue was resolved in a backported fix. Current up to date versions not affected.

Long response

This issue was resolved in openssh-4.3p2-26.el5_2.1. Current versions meet or exceed this minor release.


To validate that you are running openssh-4.3p2-26.el5_2.1 or later, run the following:

rpm -qi openssh

If you need to update, run the following:

yum update
content/en_us/announcements_cve_cve-2007-4752.txt · Last modified: 2014/12/22 10:28 by dloper