Mandriva: 2013:001-1: gnupg
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability has been found and corrected in gnupg: Versions of GnuPG <= 1.4.12 are vulnerable to memory access violations and public keyring database corruption when importing public keys that have been manipulated. An OpenPGP key can be fuzzed in such a [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                       MDVSA-2013:001-1
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : gnupg
 Date    : April 5, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been found and corrected in gnupg:
 
 Versions of GnuPG <= 1.4.12 are vulnerable to memory access violations
 and public keyring database corruption when importing public keys
 that have been manipulated. An OpenPGP key can be fuzzed in such a
 way that gpg segfaults (or has other memory access violations) when
 importing the key (CVE-2012-6085).
 
 The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

 Update:

 Packages for Mandriva Business Server 1 is being provided.
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-6085
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 f1a5a0d27ff3bb19a18a999b9c70f76f  mbs1/x86_64/gnupg-1.4.12-2.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 fef5da791d47bff01ed91a2345dc1bc3  mbs1/x86_64/gnupg2-2.0.18-2.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 ab83e4b619d9ba23f89ec48a61a17562  mbs1/SRPMS/gnupg-1.4.12-2.1.mbs1.src.rpm
 965885ac281cc2c73240e12d1e50a412  mbs1/SRPMS/gnupg2-2.0.18-2.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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