Vulnerability CVE-2008-7272


Published: 2019-11-08   Modified: 2019-11-11

Description:
FireGPG before 0.6 handle user?s passphrase and decrypted cleartext insecurely by writing pre-encrypted cleartext and the user's passphrase to disk which may result in the compromise of secure communication or a users?s private key.

Type:

CWE-312

(Cleartext Storage of Sensitive Information)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/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
Partial
None
None
Affected software
Getfiregpg -> Firegpg 

 References:
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=514386
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2008-7272
https://vulners.com/securityvulns/SECURITYVULNS:DOC:20757?utm_source=securityvulns&utm_medium=redirect

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