Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1931-2 libgcrypt20 -- LTS regression update
- Date Reported:
- 01 Jan 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-13627.
- More information:
It was discovered that the fix to address an ECDSA timing attack in the libgcrypt20 cryptographic library was incomplete.
Thanks to Albert Chin-A-Young <firstname.lastname@example.org> for the report.
It was discovered that there was a ECDSA timing attack in the libgcrypt20 cryptographic library.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 1.6.3-2+deb8u8.
We recommend that you upgrade your libgcrypt20 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS