Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gnupg (MDVSA-2014:127)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Updated gnupg and gnupg2 packages fix security vulnerability :

GnuPG versions before 1.4.17 and 2.0.24 are vulnerable to a denial of
service which can be caused by garbled compressed data packets which
may put gpg into an infinite loop (CVE-2014-4617).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected gnupg and / or gnupg2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76435 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68156

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4617

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