CVE-2018-15919

Priority
Description
Remotely observable behaviour in auth-gss2.c in OpenSSH through 7.8 could
be used by remote attackers to detect existence of users on a target system
when GSS2 is in use. NOTE: the discoverer states 'We understand that the
OpenSSH developers do not want to treat such a username enumeration (or
"oracle") as a vulnerability.'
Notes
 sarnold> openssh-ssh1 is provided for compatibility with old devices that
  cannot be upgraded to modern protocols. Thus we may not provide security
  support for this package if doing so would prevent access to equipment.
 mdeslaur> SUSE reverted the fix for this issue because of a regression
 mdeslaur>
 mdeslaur> per the post to oss-security, upstream doesn't conside this to
 mdeslaur> be a security issue, and as of 2019-01-31, there is no upstream
 mdeslaur> fix for this
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):deferred (2019-01-31)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):deferred (2019-01-31)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):deferred (2019-01-31)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):deferred (2019-01-31)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):deferred (2019-01-31)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):deferred (2019-01-31)
Package
Upstream:ignored (frozen on openssh 7.5p)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):needs-triage
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Updated: 2019-08-23 07:52:11 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)