Fedora 19 : putty-0.63-1.fc19 (2013-14656)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This is an update that fixes many bugs, for details see upstream
announcement:
http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/changes.html This is
an update that fixes four CVEs: CVE-2013-4206 CVE-2013-4207
CVE-2013-4208 CVE-2013-4852

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/changes.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=993031
http://www.nessus.org/u?3d6502c8

Solution :

Update the affected putty package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69410 ()

Bugtraq ID: 61599
61644
61645
61649

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4206
CVE-2013-4207
CVE-2013-4208
CVE-2013-4852

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