Bug 1112678 - gnupg2: possible DoS using garbled compressed data packets
Summary: gnupg2: possible DoS using garbled compressed data packets
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1112509
Alias: None
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 1112510 1112511 1112681 1112683
Blocks: 1112680
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-06-24 13:23 UTC by Vasyl Kaigorodov
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:18 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: gnupg2 2.0.24
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2014-06-24 13:48:34 UTC

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Description Vasyl Kaigorodov 2014-06-24 13:23:37 UTC
It was reported that upcoming GnuPG-2 release will include a security fix to stop
a possible DoS using garbled compressed data packets which can be used
to put gpg into an infinite loop.

[1]: http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q2/626

Upstream patch:

Comment 1 Vasyl Kaigorodov 2014-06-24 13:26:54 UTC
Created gnupg2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1112681]
Affects: epel-5 [bug 1112683]

Comment 2 Vasyl Kaigorodov 2014-06-24 13:48:34 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1112509 ***

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