[ALSA-2020:4482] Moderate: libgcrypt security, bug fix, and enhancement update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2020-11-03
Description:
The libgcrypt library provides general-purpose implementations of various cryptographic algorithms. The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: libgcrypt (1.8.5). (BZ#1764918) Security Fix(es): * libgcrypt: ECDSA timing attack allowing private key leak (CVE-2019-13627) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • libgcrypt-1.8.5-4.el8.i686.rpm
  • libgcrypt-1.8.5-4.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • libgcrypt-devel-1.8.5-4.el8.i686.rpm
  • libgcrypt-devel-1.8.5-4.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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