[SECURITY] [DSA 4231-1] libgcrypt20 security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-06-17T18:53:36


Debian Security Advisory DSA-4231-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso June 17, 2018 https://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : libgcrypt20 CVE ID : CVE-2018-0495

It was discovered that Libgcrypt is prone to a local side-channel attack allowing recovery of ECDSA private keys.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.7.6-2+deb9u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your libgcrypt20 packages.

For the detailed security status of libgcrypt20 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libgcrypt20

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