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The diffie_hellman_sha256 function in kex.c in libssh2 before 1.7.0 improperly truncates secrets to 128 or 256 bits, which makes it easier for man-in-the-middle attackers to decrypt or intercept SSH sessions via unspecified vectors, aka a bits/bytes confusion bug.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.9
Publish Date: Apr 13, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: Apr 18, 2016

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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