FreeBSD : gnupg -- possible infinite recursion in the compressed packet parser (749b5587-2da1-11e3-b1a9-b499baab0cbe)

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

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Werner Koch reports :

Special crafted input data may be used to cause a denial of service
against GPG (GnuPG's OpenPGP part) and some other OpenPGP
implementations. All systems using GPG to process incoming data are

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70306 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4402

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