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libssh-0.8.6 (xmas edition)

This is a bugfix release for libssh and maybe a christmas present for some of you 🙂 This mostly fixes some bugs or regressions introduced by the packet filter. However the packet filter is also a good documentation about packet flow. If you are new to libssh you should read our tutorial how to get started. Please join our mailing […]

libssh-0.8.5 and libssh-0.7.7

This is mostly a bugfix release for libssh which also adds some small features. In 0.8 you can now get the known_hosts locations using ssh_options_get(). If you are new to libssh you should read our tutorial how to get started. Please join our mailing list or visit our irc channel if you have questions. You can download libssh 0.8.5 here […]

libssh 0.8.4 and 0.7.6 security and bugfix release

This is an important security and maintenance release in order to address CVE-2018-10933. libssh versions 0.6 and above have an authentication bypass vulnerability in the server code. By presenting the server an SSH2_MSG_USERAUTH_SUCCESS message in place of the SSH2_MSG_USERAUTH_REQUEST message which the server would expect to initiate authentication, the attacker could successfully authentciate without any credentials. The bug was discovered […]