NameCVE-2008-0299 in Paramiko 1.7.1 and earlier, when using threads or forked processes, does not properly use RandomPool, which allows one session to obtain sensitive information from another session by predicting the state of the pool.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs460706

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
paramiko (PTS)buster2.4.2-0.1fixed
buster (security)2.4.2-0.1+deb10u1fixed
sid, trixie, bookworm2.12.0-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[etch] - paramiko <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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