Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gnupg (MDKSA-2006:141)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

An integer overflow vulnerability was discovered in gnupg where an
attacker could create a carefully-crafted message packet with a large
length that could cause gnupg to crash or possibly overwrite memory
when opened.

Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected gnupg and / or gnupg2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 23890 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-141.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 19110

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3746

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