[Bug 1575961] Update Released
martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Mon May 9 08:47:10 UTC 2016
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OpenSSH Client Certificate Auth Regression
Status in openssh package in Ubuntu:
Status in openssh source package in Xenial:
OpenSSH Client Certificates worked in Ubuntu 15.10 and 14.04 LTS --
but not 16.04.
OpenSSH 7.2.p2 includes a bug in how it loads keys & certificates, and
basically will never find the correct private key for an OpenSSH
This is the upstream bug:
Fix was committed on March 14:
I've tested with the attached patch, and it allows Client Certificate
auth to work at all.
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