SuSE 10 Security Update : gpg (ZYPP Patch Number 1959)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update of gpg fixes an segmentation fault when using
the--no-armor option. This failure leads to a denial-of-service attack
and may be used execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2006-3746)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3746.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 1959.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29448 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3746

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