DescriptionThe (1) ssh2_load_userkey and (2) ssh2_save_userkey functions in PuTTY 0.51 through 0.63 do not properly wipe SSH-2 private keys from memory, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the memory.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2015:0474-1, published Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:05:30 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
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|openSUSE Tumbleweed|| ||Patchnames: |
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA putty-0.67-1.5