Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gnupg (MDVSA-2014:180)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated gnupg packages fix security vulnerability :

The gnupg program before version 1.4.16 is vulnerable to an ELGAMAL
side-channel attack (CVE-2014-5270).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0381.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 : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77802 ()

Bugtraq ID: 69164

CVE ID: CVE-2014-5270

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