CVE-2000-0445

Current Description

The pgpk command in PGP 5.x on Unix systems uses an insufficiently random data source for non-interactive key pair generation, which may produce predictable keys.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 24, 2000
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationPgpPgp5.0_linux*******
    2.3ApplicationPgpPgp5.0i*******
    2.3ApplicationPgpPgp6.5_linux*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Pgp Pgp 5.0_linux, 5.0i, 6.5_linux

References

NameSourceURLTags
20000523 Key Generation Security Flaw in PGP 5.0http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-05/0273.htmlBUGTRAQ
CA-2000-09http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2000-09.htmlCERTUS Government Resource
1355http://www.osvdb.org/1355OSVDB
1251http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1251BID