openSUSE 10 Security Update : gpg (gpg-2388)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 27247

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VPR Score: 5.8

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

- Specially crafted files could overflow a buffer when gpg was used in interactive mode (CVE-2006-6169).

- Specially crafted files could modify a function pointer and execute code this way (CVE-2006-6235).

Solution

Update the affected gpg packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 27247

File Name: suse_gpg-2388.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gpg, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gpg2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/12/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6169, CVE-2006-6235