USN-3689-2: Libgcrypt vulnerability

19 June 2018

Libgcrypt could be made to expose sensitive information.

Releases

Packages

Details

USN-3689-1 fixed a vulnerability in Libgcrypt. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

Keegan Ryan discovered that Libgcrypt was susceptible to a side-channel
attack. A local attacker could possibly use this attack to recover ECDSA
private keys.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 12.04

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References

Related notices

  • USN-3689-1: libgcrypt20, libgcrypt20-dev, libgcrypt11-doc, libgcrypt-mingw-w64-dev, libgcrypt20-udeb, libgcrypt11-dev, libgcrypt11-udeb, libgcrypt20-doc, libgcrypt11
  • USN-3692-1: libssl1.0-dev, libcrypto1.1-udeb, libssl-dev, libssl-doc, openssl, libcrypto1.0.0-udeb, libssl1.0.0, libssl1.1-udeb, openssl1.0, libssl1.0.0-udeb, libssl1.1
  • USN-3692-2: libssl1.0.0, openssl
  • USN-3850-1: libnss3, libnss3-nssdb, libnss3-tools, libnss3-dev, libnss3-1d, nss
  • USN-3850-2: libnss3, nss