[ssh_x509] PKIX-SSH release 10.0

ssh_x509 at roumenpetrov.info ssh_x509 at roumenpetrov.info
Sat Feb 25 17:27:44 EET 2017

Hi Roumen,
Thanks a-lot for your help and clarification

    On Sunday, 5 February 2017 2:26 AM, "ssh_x509 at roumenpetrov.info" <ssh_x509 at roumenpetrov.info> wrote:

 ssh_x509 at roumenpetrov.info wrote:
> Hi Roumen,
> I have a question about Maximum Packet Size supported by OpenSSH. The maximum packet size defined in packet.c file is 32,768 Bytes. The packet.c file checks it in
Maximum size defied in packet.c is 256kB.
> "ssh_packet_read_poll1" and "ssh_packet_read_poll2" function. Apparently, packet.c file is not applying size check to Disconnect (SSH_MSG_DISCONNECT) and Ignore (SSH_MSG_IGNORE) packets.
> I apologize if I'm missing the obvious or if it is bit irrelevant question. I want to confirm that if this limit is being applied to oversize Disconnect or Ignore packets or not ?

For debug, disconnect, ignore and etc messages is used maximum size 
defined in buffer-api (sshbuf-getput-basic.c).

> Your help or reply will be highly appreciated please.
> Thanks,
> Regards,
> Mofassir

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