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RSSH Command Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2019-1000018)

The ESnet Security team is publishing a vulnerability in rssh. This software is used to restrict SSH access to a system, only allowing a user to scp files to/from the system. The vulnerability allows such a user to execute arbitrary code as well. For a detailed write-up of how we discovered this issue, see our SANS 2018 Holiday Hack report.


Jan 15, 2019: Published RSSH vulnerability.

Jan 14, 2019: Published SANS Holiday Hack report.