openSUSE 10 Security Update : gpg2 (gpg2-1835)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27249
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt is possible to crash (denial of service) the GNU Privacy Guard (gpg) by supplying a specifically crafted message specifying a very large UID, which leads to an out of memory situation or an integer overflow.
It is unclear if this problem can be exploited to execute code.
This issue is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-3082.
SolutionUpdate the affected gpg2 package.