SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : gpg2 (SAT Patch Numbers 8426 / 8427)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This GnuPG update fixes two security issues :

- GnuPG treated no-usage-permitted keys as
all-usages-permitted. (CVE-2013-4351)

- An infinite recursion in the compressed packet parser
was fixed. (CVE-2013-4402)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=840510
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=844175
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4351.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4402.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8426 / 8427 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70631 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4351
CVE-2013-4402

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