SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : libgcrypt (SAT Patch Numbers 8201 / 8202)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update of libgcrypt mitigates the Yarom/Falkner flush+reload
side-channel attack on RSA secret keys. (CVE-2013-4242)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=831359
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4242.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8201 / 8202 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69374 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4242