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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libgcrypt (ALAS-2015-577) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libgcrypt (ALAS-2015-577) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
10/09/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/05/2015
Modified
12/16/2019

Description

Libgcrypt before 1.5.4, as used in GnuPG and other products, does not properly perform ciphertext normalization and ciphertext randomization, which makes it easier for physically proximate attackers to conduct key-extraction attacks by leveraging the ability to collect voltage data from exposed metal, a different vector than CVE-2013-4576.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libgcrypt
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libgcrypt-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libgcrypt-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libgcrypt
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libgcrypt-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libgcrypt-devel

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