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Date: Wed, 3 Jul 2024 13:20:22 +0200
From: Christian Fischer <>
 Dominique Martinet <>
Subject: Re: Announce: OpenSSH 9.8 released


On 02.07.24 1:47 AM, Dominique Martinet wrote:
>> 2) Logic error in ssh(1) ObscureKeystrokeTiming
> I couldn't find anything on this one.

it seems CVE-2024-39894 got assigned to this now:

 > OpenSSH 9.5 through 9.7 before 9.8 sometimes allows timing attacks 
against echo-off password entry (e.g., for su and Sudo) because of an 
ObscureKeystrokeTiming logic error. Similarly, other timing attacks 
against keystroke entry could occur.



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