CVE-2006-0455

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2006-02-15

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

gpgv in GnuPG before 1.4.2.1, 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".

Find out more about CVE-2006-0455 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gnupg) RHSA-2006:0266 2006-03-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (gnupg) RHSA-2006:0266 2006-03-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (gnupg) RHSA-2006:0266 2006-03-15