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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2019-13050) ELSA-2020-4490: gnupg2 security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2019-13050) ELSA-2020-4490: gnupg2 security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/29/2019
Created
11/17/2020
Added
11/13/2020
Modified
11/13/2020

Description

Interaction between the sks-keyserver code through 1.2.0 of the SKS keyserver network, and GnuPG through 2.2.16, makes it risky to have a GnuPG keyserver configuration line referring to a host on the SKS keyserver network. Retrieving data from this network may cause a persistent denial of service, because of a Certificate Spamming Attack.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gnupg2
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gnupg2-smime

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