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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-23
(PyCrypto: Weak key generation)
An error in the generate() function in ElGamal.py causes PyCrypto to
generate weak ElGamal keys.
A remote attacker might be able to derive private keys.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All PyCrypto users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-python/pycrypto-2.6'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59676 ()
Bugtraq ID: 53687
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2417
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