The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
gpgv in GnuPG before 22.214.171.124, when using unattended signature verification, returns a 0 exit code in certain cases even when the detached signature file does not carry a signature, which could cause programs that use gpgv to assume that the signature verification has succeeded. Note: this also occurs when running the equivalent command "gpg --verify".
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (gnupg)||RHSA-2006:0266||March 15, 2006|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (gnupg)||RHSA-2006:0266||March 15, 2006|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gnupg)||RHSA-2006:0266||March 15, 2006|
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