[Gpg4win-announce] Gpg4win 2.3.3 released

Andre Heinecke aheinecke at intevation.de
Thu Aug 18 12:07:41 CEST 2016


while development is still going on for Gpg4win-3.0 [1] we are pleased to 
announce the availability of the new stable Gpg4win version 2.3.3.

The download is available via the usual download page:


This version contains a fix for a potential security issue in the cryptography 
library Libgcrypt. Details about the problem can be found in the release 
announcement of libgcrypt: 


You use Gpg4win? Then please help us with your donation that we can make 
maintenance and security updates in future as well! Thank you!  

New in Gpg4win Version 2.3.3 (2016-08-18)

- The cryptography library libgcrypt has been updated to version
  1.6.6 to include a fix a problem with the random number generator.
  [CVE-2016-6313]. Details:

- Included Gpg4win components are:  

    GnuPG:                2.0.30
    Kleopatra:            2.2.0-gitfb4ae3d
    GPA:                     0.9.9
    GpgOL:                 1.4.0
    GpgEX:                 1.0.4
    Kompendium DE:  3.0.0
    Kompendium EN:  3.0.0

For installation instructions please read the new Gpg4win Compendium:

The *ready to use installer* is available at:
  http://files.gpg4win.org/gpg4win-2.3.3.exe (26M)

The second file is a digital signature of the the first file. 
Either check that this signature is fine or compare with one of the following 
checksums for gpg4win-2.3.3.exe:

SHA1:  67e13c4f90ff6a70ad57bd31af64a238c9315308
SHA256: 5675770b85d49cb05fd3e4bdee7528e19991be508760eef86157d1fa01f0f254

If you have problems downloading the above files, you may try the mirror
server listed at the download page.

We like to thank the authors of the included packages, the NSIS authors,
all other contributors and first of all, those folks who stayed with us
and helped testing Gpg4win.

With best regards

    your Gpg4win Development Team

[1] https://wiki.gnupg.org/Gpg4win/Roadmap
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