Everyone is urged to patch their OS, details provided below. NetBSD has released two additional security advisories entitled "Kernel memory disclosure via ibcs2" and "Insufficient argument checking in sysctl 2 ". OpenSSH encrypts all traffic including passwords to effectively eliminate eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other network-level attacks. Additionally, OpenSSH provides a myriad of secure tunneling capabilities, as well as a variety of authentication methods. When a packet is received that is larger than the space remaining in the currently allocated buffer, OpenSSH's buffer management attempts to reallocate a larger buffer.
September 17 2003
Adams D A. Alexovich S A. Anindito D A. Araujo D A. Iba A. Barrionuevo D A. Brodsky S A. Castrillo D A. Davis D A.
Damon's notepad: New FreeBSD, NetBSD security advisories
Adams D A. Alexovich S A. Anindito D A. Araujo D A. Iba A. Barrionuevo D A. Brodsky S A.