OracleVM 3.2 : libgcrypt (OVMSA-2016-0062)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- fix CVE-2013-4242 GnuPG/libgcrypt susceptible to cache
side-channel attack

- Add GCRYCTL_SET_ENFORCED_FIPS_FLAG command

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2016-June/000483.html

Solution :

Update the affected libgcrypt package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91744 ()

Bugtraq ID: 61464

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4242

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