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CVE-2001-0072 Detail

Current 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.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
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 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5803

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:privacy_guard:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:privacy_guard:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:privacy_guard:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:privacy_guard:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:privacy_guard:1.0.3b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-0072
NVD Published Date:
02/12/2001
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017