Vulnerability CVE-2003-0978


Published: 2004-01-05   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Format string vulnerability in gpgkeys_hkp (experimental HKP interface) for the GnuPG (gpg) client 1.2.3 and earlier, and 1.3.3 and earlier, allows remote attackers or a malicious keyserver to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code during key retrieval.

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.5/10
6.4/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
GNU -> Privacy guard 

 References:
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107047470625214&w=2
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2003_048_gpg.html
http://www.s-quadra.com/advisories/Adv-20031203.txt
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/13892

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