Debian: DSA-3880-1: libgcrypt20 security update

    Date14 Jun 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that a side channel attack in the EdDSA session key handling in Libgcrypt may result in information disclosure. For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3880-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    June 14, 2017                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libgcrypt20
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-9526
    
    It was discovered that a side channel attack in the EdDSA session key
    handling in Libgcrypt may result in information disclosure.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.6.3-2+deb8u3.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been
    fixed in version 1.7.6-2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.7.6-2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libgcrypt20 packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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