CVE-2014-3591

NameCVE-2014-3591
DescriptionLibgcrypt before 1.6.3 and GnuPG before 1.4.19 does not implement ciphertext blinding for Elgamal decryption, which allows physically proximate attackers to obtain the server's private key by determining factors using crafted ciphertext and the fluctuations in the electromagnetic field during multiplication.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-175-1, DLA-190-1, DSA-3184-1, DSA-3185-1
NVD severitylow

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gnupg (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.4.18-7+deb8u5fixed
libgcrypt20 (PTS)jessie1.6.3-2+deb8u4fixed
jessie (security)1.6.3-2+deb8u8fixed
stretch (security), stretch1.7.6-2+deb9u3fixed
buster1.8.4-5fixed
bullseye, sid1.8.5-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gnupgsource(unstable)1.4.18-7
gnupgsourcesqueeze1.4.10-4+squeeze7DLA-175-1
gnupgsourcewheezy1.4.12-7+deb7u7DSA-3184-1
libgcrypt11source(unstable)(unfixed)
libgcrypt11sourcesqueeze1.4.5-2+squeeze3DLA-190-1
libgcrypt11sourcewheezy1.5.0-5+deb7u3DSA-3185-1
libgcrypt20source(unstable)1.6.3-2

Notes

http://www.cs.tau.ac.il/~tromer/radioexp/
http://git.gnupg.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=gnupg.git;a=commit;h=ff53cf06e966dce0daba5f2c84e03ab9db2c3c8b

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