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MDKSA-2006:043: 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-2006:043 (gnupg).
Tavis Ormandy discovered it is possible to make gpg incorrectly return success
when verifying an invalid signature file. The updated packages have been
patched to address this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:043
Threat Level: High
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