[SECURITY] [DSA 3960-1] gnupg security update

ID DEBIAN:DSA-3960-1:319AE
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-09-01T19:52:30


Debian Security Advisory DSA-3960-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso September 01, 2017 https://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : gnupg CVE ID : CVE-2017-7526

Daniel J. Bernstein, Joachim Breitner, Daniel Genkin, Leon Groot Bruinderink, Nadia Heninger, Tanja Lange, Christine van Vredendaal and Yuval Yarom discovered that GnuPG is prone to a local side-channel attack allowing full key recovery for RSA-1024.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.18-7+deb8u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your gnupg packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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