Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gnupg (MDKSA-2006:043)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Tavis Ormandy discovered it is possible to make gpg incorrectly return
success when verifying an invalid signature file.

The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected gnupg package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20942 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-043.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0455

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