Fedora 16 Update: openssh-5.8p2-23.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-12-10 18:49:36

Name        : openssh
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 5.8p2
Release     : 23.fc16
URL         : http://www.openssh.com/portable.html
Summary     : An open source implementation of SSH protocol versions 1 and 2
Description :
SSH (Secure SHell) is a program for logging into and executing
commands on a remote machine. SSH is intended to replace rlogin and
rsh, and to provide secure encrypted communications between two
untrusted hosts over an insecure network. X11 connections and
arbitrary TCP/IP ports can also be forwarded over the secure channel.

OpenSSH is OpenBSD's version of the last free version of SSH, bringing
it up to date in terms of security and features.

This package includes the core files necessary for both the OpenSSH
client and server. To make this package useful, you should also
install openssh-clients, openssh-server, or both.

Update Information:

UsePAM=no is not supported in Fedora therefore warning was added
to sshd_config. Warning is also shown in log file if this setting
is used.

* Tue Dec  6 2011 Petr Lautrbach <plautrba at redhat.com> 5.8p2-23 + 0.9.2-31
- warn about unsupported option UsePAM=no (#757545)
* Wed Nov 23 2011 Petr Lautrbach <plautrba at redhat.com> 5.8p2-22 + 0.9.2-31
- add the restorecon call to ssh-copy-id - it might be needed on older
  distribution (#739989)
- update openssh source file (#755531)
* Fri Nov 18 2011 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at redhat.com> - 5.8p2-21 + 0.9.2-31
- still support /etc/sysconfig/sshd loading in sshd service (#754732)
- fix incorrect key permissions generated by sshd-keygen script (#754779)
* Tue Aug  9 2011 Jan F. Chadima <jchadima at redhat.com> - 5.8p2-20 + 0.9.2-31
- save ssh-askpass's debuginfo
* Mon Aug  8 2011 Jan F. Chadima <jchadima at redhat.com> - 5.8p2-19 + 0.9.2-31
- compile ssh-askpass with corect CFLAGS
* Mon Aug  8 2011 Jan F. Chadima <jchadima at redhat.com> - 5.8p2-17 + 0.9.2-31
- repair broken man pages

  [ 1 ] Bug #757545 - Warn in syslog and the config file that the 'UsePAM no' is actively unsupported

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update openssh' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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