Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gnupg (MDKSA-2006:228)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 24611
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA 'stack overwrite' vulnerability in GnuPG (gpg) allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted OpenPGP packets that cause GnuPG to dereference a function pointer from deallocated stack memory.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected gnupg and / or gnupg2 packages.