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OpenSSH Client Unauthorized Remote Forwarding Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for the remote SSH version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote SSH client does not disable X11 forwarding.
The remote host is running a version of the OpenSSH client older than or
as old as version 2.3.0.
This version does not properly disable X11 or agent forwarding,
which could allow a malicious SSH server to gain access to the X11
display and sniff X11 events, or gain access to the ssh-agent.
Install the newest version of OpenSSH, available at http://www.openssh.com
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3
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