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[security bulletin] HPESBHF03779 rev.1 - HPE Fabric OS using OpenSSH, Denial of Service
Oct 23 2017 06:34PM
HPE Product Security Response Team (security-alert hpe com)
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: hpesbhf03779en_us
HPESBHF03779 rev.1 - HPE Fabric OS using OpenSSH, Denial of Service
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2017-10-17
Last Updated: 2017-10-17
Potential Security Impact: Local: Denial of Service (DoS); Remote: Denial of Service (DoS)
Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Product Security Response Team
A remotely exploitable denial of service vulnerability has been identified in HPE Fabric OS (FOS) running OpenSSH. This impacts versions prior to FOS v7.4.2.
- CVE-2016-6515 - OpenSSH
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
- StoreFabric B-series Switches FOS prior to 7.4.2
CVSS Base Metrics
Reference, CVSS V3 Score/Vector, CVSS V2 Score/Vector
Information on CVSS is documented in
HPE Customer Notice HPSN-2008-002 here:
HPE has provided an update to HPE Fabric OS.
* FOS 7.4.2 and later.
Version:1 (rev.1) - 17 October 2017 Initial release
Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.
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