Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gnupg (MDVSA-2013:295)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in gnupg :

Genkin, Shamir and Tromer discovered that RSA key material could be
extracted by using the sound generated by the computer during the
decryption of some chosen ciphertexts (CVE-2013-4576).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

http://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-devel/2013-December/028102.html

Solution :

Update the affected gnupg package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71554 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64424

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4576

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