Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gnupg (MDKSA-2006:110)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered in GnuPG 1.4.3 and 1.9.20 (and earlier)
that could allow a remote attacker to cause gpg to crash and possibly
overwrite memory via a message packet with a large length.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected gnupg and / or gnupg2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21754 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-110.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 18554

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3082

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