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Debian Security Advisory: New sparc packages of OpenSSH released

Jan 29, 2001, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Martin Schulze)

Date: Sun, 28 Jan 2001 19:32:32 +0100
From: Martin Schulze
To: Debian Security Announcements
Subject: [SECURITY] [DSA 025-2] New sparc packages of OpenSSH released

Debian Security Advisory DSA-025-2                                                               Martin Schulze 
January 28, 2001

Package        : openssh
Vulnerability  : Wrong libSSL
Debian-specific: yes
A former security upload of OpenSSH was linked against the wrong version of libssl (providing an API to SSL), that version was not available on sparc. This ought to fix a former upload that lacked support for PAM which lead into people not being able to log in into their server. This was only a problem on the sparc architecture.

We recommend you upgrade your ssh packages on sparc.

wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.
You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the footer to the proper configuration.

Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato

Potato was released for the alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and sparc architectures. This is only a (though second) recompile for the sparc architecture and thus no new source and no other binary packages are provided

Sun Sparc architecture:
MD5 checksum: 3e94a9e0fae272c73d94f8eebc12856b
MD5 checksum: 07f1d7d62c50f47f47061da201d20a2c

These files will be moved into*/binary-$arch/ soon.

For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate directory$arch/ .

For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:
Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and<pkg>