openSUSE Security Update : gpg2 (openSUSE-SU-2014:0866-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

gpg2 was patched to fix a possible DoS.

This security issue was fixed :

- Denial of service through infinite loop with garbled
compressed data packets (CVE-2014-4617)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00010.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=884130

Solution :

Update the affected gpg2 packages.

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: 76366 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4617

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