Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1279427
CVE-2015-5309 putty: Integer overflow and buffer underrun in terminal emulator's ECH handling [epel-5]
Last modified: 2015-12-01 12:21:16 EST
This is an automatically created tracking bug! It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of Fedora EPEL.
For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against the "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.
For more information see:
When submitting as an update, use the fedpkg template provided in the next
comment(s). This will include the bug IDs of this tracking bug as well as
the relevant top-level CVE bugs.
Please also mention the CVE IDs being fixed in the RPM changelog and the
fedpkg commit message.
epel-5 tracking bug for putty: see blocks bug list for full details of the security issue(s).
This bug is never intended to be made public, please put any public notes
in the blocked bugs.
[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as
this tracking bug. This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated
when new packages are pushed to stable.
# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)
# testing, stable
# Bug numbers: 1234,9876
# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2015-5309
# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
# Suggest that users restart after update
Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi update submission link(s) instead:
putty-0.63-5.el5 has been submitted as an update to Fedora EPEL 5. https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2015-9e8d76ee45
putty-0.63-5.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
$ su -c 'yum --enablerepo=epel-testing update putty'
You can provide feedback for this update here: https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2015-9e8d76ee45
putty-0.63-5.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.