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USN-2339-2: Libgcrypt vulnerability

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USN-2339-2: Libgcrypt vulnerability

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/03/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/19/2014
Modified
07/09/2020

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)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libgcrypt11

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