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CVE-2008-7272 Detail

Current 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.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=514386 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2008-7272 Third Party Advisory
https://vulners.com/securityvulns/SECURITYVULNS:DOC:20757?utm_source=securityvulns&utm_medium=redirect Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-312 Cleartext Storage of Sensitive Information NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:getfiregpg:firegpg:*:*:*:*:*:firefox:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
0.6


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7272
NVD Published Date:
11/07/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/14/2019