The GnuPG group has announced the release of GPG version 2.1.9, which addresses a number of technical issues within the components of the code. The update of any encryption component should be carefully planned, as the impact is often not fully understood until some data cannot be accessed because of encryption issues. ">If you are running a version of GPG older than version 2.1, i strongly recommend taking a look at the changes ">What">. Changes introduced in version 2.1 could have serious impact, such as ">. And, as always, we strongly recommend testing all updates in a non-production environment before pointing the update machines at any production environment.

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