Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2959-1 paramiko -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
21 Mar 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-24302.
More information:

It was discovered that there was a potential race condition in Paramiko, a pure-Python implementation of the SSH algorithm. In particular, unauthorised information disclosure could have occurred during the creation of SSH private keys.

For Debian 9 Stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 2.0.0-1+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your paramiko packages.

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