openSUSE Security Update : putty (openSUSE-2015-766)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86924
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionPuTTY was updated to 0.66 to fix security issues and bugs.
The following vulnerabilities were fixed :
- CVE-2015-5309: Malicious ECH control sequences could have caused an integer overflow, buffer underrun in terminal emulator bnc#954191
Also contains all bug fixes up to the 0.66 release.
SolutionUpdate the affected putty packages.