Vulnerability CVE-2001-0072


Published: 2001-02-12   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
gpg (aka GnuPG) 1.0.4 and other versions imports both public and private keys from public key servers without notifying the user about the private keys, which could allow an attacker to break the web of trust.

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None
Affected software
GNU -> Privacy guard 

 References:
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000368
http://www.debian.org/security/2000/20001225b
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/updates/2000/MDKSA-2000-087.php3
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-131.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/152197
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2153
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5803

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