openSUSE Security Update : putty (openSUSE-2017-354)
High Nessus Plugin ID 97818
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update to putty 0.68 fixes the following security issue :
- CVE-2017-6542: If SSH agent forwarding is enabled, local attackers that are also able to connect to the UNIX domain socket could have overwritten heap data (boo#1029256)
SolutionUpdate the affected putty packages.