CVE-2000-0678

Current Description

PGP 5.5.x through 6.5.3 does not properly check if an Additional Decryption Key (ADK) is stored in the signed portion of a public certificate, which allows an attacker who can modify a victim's public certificate to decrypt any data that has been encrypted with the modified certificate.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 20, 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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
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
    2.3ApplicationPgpPgp5.5.3i*******
    2.3ApplicationPgpPgp6.5.1i*******
    2.3ApplicationPgpPgp6.5.3i*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Pgp Pgp 5.5.3i, 6.5.1i, 6.5.3i

References

NameSourceURLTags
CA-2000-18http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2000-18.htmlCERTThird Party Advisory US Government Resource
4354http://www.osvdb.org/4354OSVDB
1606http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1606BIDPatch Vendor Advisory