Fedora 16 : python-crypto-2.3-6.fc16 (2012-8470)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59350
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update is a security fix for CVE-2012-2417 (insecure ElGamal key generation). Anyone using ElGamal keys should generate new keys as soon as practical (any additional information about this bug will be tracked at https://bugs.launchpad.net/pycrypto/+bug/985164).
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SolutionUpdate the affected python-crypto package.