Out-of-bounds Write Affecting gnupg2 package, versions *



    Attack Complexity Low

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.04% (8th percentile)
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3.3 low
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Red Hat
6.2 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-GNUPG2-3330745
  • published 24 Feb 2023
  • disclosed 23 Feb 2023

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:11 gnupg2.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream gnupg2 package and not the gnupg2 package as distributed by Debian. See How to fix? for Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.

GnuPG can be made to spin on a relatively small input by (for example) crafting a public key with thousands of signatures attached, compressed down to just a few KB.