|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1405-1] libgcrypt20 security update)|
|Summary:||It was discovered that Libgcrypt is prone to a local side-channel attack;allowing recovery of ECDSA private keys.|
It was discovered that Libgcrypt is prone to a local side-channel attack
allowing recovery of ECDSA private keys.
libgcrypt contains cryptographic functions. Many important free
ciphers, hash algorithms and public key signing algorithms have been
libgcrypt20 on Debian Linux
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your libgcrypt20 packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-0495|
Debian Security Information: DSA-4231 (Google Search)
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