openSUSE Security Update : gpg2 (openSUSE-SU-2010:0479-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

GnuPG2 was vulnerable to arbitrary code execution by context-dependent
attackers because of reusing a freed pointer when verifying a
signature or importing a certificate with many 'Subject Alternate
Names'. (CVE-2010-2547)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-08/msg00016.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=625947

Solution :

Update the affected gpg2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48259 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2547

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