openSUSE Security Update : python-python-gnupg (openSUSE-2018-646)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110591


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for python-python-gnupg to version 0.4.3 fixes the following issues :

The following security vulnerabilities were addressed :

- Sanitize diagnostic output of the original file name in verbose mode (CVE-2018-12020 boo#1096745)

The following other changes were made :

- Add --no-verbose to the gpg command line, in case verbose is specified is gpg.conf.

- Add expect_passphrase password for use on GnuPG >= 2.1 when passing passphrase to gpg via pinentry

- Provide a trust_keys method to allow setting the trust level for keys

- When the gpg executable is not found, note the path used in the exception message

- Make error messages more informational


Update the affected python-python-gnupg packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110591

File Name: openSUSE-2018-646.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/18

Updated: 2019/05/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python2-python-gnupg, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-python-gnupg, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12020

IAVA: 2018-A-0193