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CVE-2008-7320 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** GNOME Seahorse through 3.30 allows physically proximate attackers to read plaintext passwords by using the quickAllow dialog at an unattended workstation, if the keyring is unlocked. NOTE: this is disputed by a software maintainer because the behavior represents a design decision.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 0.9


Attack Vector (AV): Physical
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/seahorse/+bug/189774 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/seahorse/+bug/189774/comments/13 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=551036 Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory
https://www.bountysource.com/issues/3849352-seahorse-shows-passwords-without-verification Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:seahorse:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.30


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7320
NVD Published Date:
11/18/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/17/2018