Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
It was discovered that GnuPG used a short ID when downloading keys
from a keyserver, even if a long ID was requested. An attacker could
possibly use this to return a different key with a duplicate short key
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
Update the affected gnupg and / or gnupg2 packages.
Risk factor :
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