SuSE 10 Security Update : gpg2 (ZYPP Patch Number 8576)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66959


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update for gpg2 provides the following fixes :

- Set proper file permissions when en/de-crypting files.

- Fix an issue that could cause corruption of the public keys database. (CVE-2012-6085, #798465)


Apply ZYPP patch number 8576.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66959

File Name: suse_gpg2-8576.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/06/21

Modified: 2013/06/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6085