[Announce] GnuPG 1.4 and 2.0 buffer overflow

Johan Wevers johanw at vulcan.xs4all.nl
Mon Nov 27 21:05:16 CET 2006

Werner Koch wrote:

>While fixing a bug reported by Hugh Warrington, a buffer overflow has
>been identified in all released GnuPG versions.  The current versions
>1.4.5 and 2.0.0 are affected.  A small patch is provided.

Will this lead to a 1.4.6 / 2.0.1 release anytime soon or is the bug
not serious enough for that?

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