SUSE SLED10 / SLES10 Security Update : gpg (SUSE-SU-2013:1061-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for gpg provides the following fixes :

- Set proper file permissions when en/de-crypting files
(bnc#780943)

- Fix an issue that could cause corruption of the public
keys database. (CVE-2012-6085, bnc#798465)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?77473c67
http://www.nessus.org/u?278ace5f
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-6085.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/780943
https://bugzilla.novell.com/798465
http://www.nessus.org/u?76fd96c1

Solution :

Update the affected gpg packages

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83589 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57102

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6085

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