FreeBSD : libgcrypt -- side-channel attack on RSA secret keys (ed3bf433-5d92-11e7-aa14-e8e0b747a45a)

High Nessus Plugin ID 101188


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


GnuPG reports :

Mitigate a flush+reload side-channel attack on RSA secret keys dubbed 'Sliding right into disaster'.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 101188

File Name: freebsd_pkg_ed3bf4335d9211e7aa14e8e0b747a45a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/07/03

Modified: 2017/07/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libgcrypt, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7526