USN-4236-2: Libgcrypt vulnerability
14 January 2020
Libgcrypt could be made to expose sensitive information.
- libgcrypt20 - LGPL Crypto library
USN-4236-1 fixed a vulnerability in Libgcrypt. This update provides the
corresponding fix for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Libgcrypt was susceptible to a ECDSA timing attack.
An attacker could possibly use this attack to recover sensitive