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Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2008 21:12:42 -0500 (EST)
From: "Steven M. Christey" <>
To: oss-security <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request (ssh)

Name: CVE-2008-5161
Status: Candidate
Reference: MISC:
Reference: MISC:
Reference: CONFIRM:
Reference: BID:32319
Reference: URL:
Reference: FRSIRT:ADV-2008-3172
Reference: URL:
Reference: FRSIRT:ADV-2008-3173
Reference: URL:
Reference: OSVDB:49872
Reference: URL:
Reference: SECTRACK:1021235
Reference: URL:
Reference: SECTRACK:1021236
Reference: URL:
Reference: SECUNIA:32740
Reference: URL:
Reference: SECUNIA:32760
Reference: URL:
Reference: XF:openssh-sshtectia-cbc-info-disclosure(46620)
Reference: URL:

Error handling in the SSH protocol in (1) SSH Tectia Client and Server
and Connector 4.0 through 4.4.11, 5.0 through 5.2.4, and 5.3 through
5.3.8; Client and Server and ConnectSecure 6.0 through 6.0.4; Server
for Linux on IBM System z 6.0.4; Server for IBM z/OS 5.5.1 and
earlier, 6.0.0, and 6.0.1; and Client 4.0-J through 4.3.3-J and 4.0-K
through 4.3.10-K; and (2) OpenSSH 4.7p1 and possibly other versions,
when using a block cipher algorithm in Cipher Block Chaining (CBC)
mode, makes it easier for remote attackers to recover certain
plaintext data from an arbitrary block of ciphertext in an SSH session
via unknown vectors.

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