Slackware 9.0 : GnuPG key validation fix (SSA:2003-141-04)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

A key validation bug which results in all user IDs on a given key
being treated with the validity of the most-valid user ID on that key
has been fixed with the release of GnuPG 1.2.2. We recommend sites
using GnuPG upgrade to this new package.

See also :

http://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-announce/2003q2/000268.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?eb3d9548

Solution :

Update the affected gnupg package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18713 ()

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