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MDKSA-2001:045: gnupg Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the gnupg package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2001:045 (gnupg).
GnuPG version 1.0.5 has been released that fixes a few security problems,
including a vulnerability that makes it easier for a possible hacker to recover your
private key if they are able to steal your keyring.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2001:045
Threat Level: High
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