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[DSA1107] DSA-1107-1 gnupg Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Evgeny Legerov discovered that gnupg, the GNU privacy guard, a free
PGP replacement contains an integer overflow that can cause a
segmentation fault and possibly overwrite memory via a large user ID
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your gnupg package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1107
Threat Level: High
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