openSUSE Security Update : GnuPG (openSUSE-2015-840)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

GnuPG was updated to fix two memory handling issues with potential
security impact :

- CVE-2015-1606: Invalid memory read using a garbled
keyring (bsc#918089)

- CVE-2015-1607: memcpy with overlapping ranges
(bsc#918090)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=918089
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=918090

Solution :

Update the affected GnuPG packages.

Risk factor :

Low

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87117 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1606
CVE-2015-1607

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