The worst error I ever seen in Debian
The problem with the library OpenSSH in Debian has generated too much noise in the blogsphere, in the last days. But just today I realize many of my servers would be vulnerable to this kind of explotation. You can detect if your system are affected using this script in python: http://demo21.ovh.com/82a960d7199ea9391c73c2034b6b34dfP/debian_ssh_scan_v4.tar.bz2 If your are affected, simple upgrade your system using this commands as root: # apt-get update # apt-get dist-upgrade Just to be sure your system had not compromise conduct an audit to check if nobody has gained access to the server meanwhile it was vulnerable through this flaw in the library. You can read more about this problem in Technology Review.