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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for gnupg (ALAS-2013-236) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for gnupg (ALAS-2013-236) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
10/09/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

GnuPG 1.4.x, 2.0.x, and 2.1.x treats a key flags subpacket with all bits cleared (no usage permitted) as if it has all bits set (all usage permitted), which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended cryptographic protection mechanisms by leveraging the subkey.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-gnupg
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-gnupg-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-gnupg
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-gnupg-debuginfo

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