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CVE-2009-1415 Detail

Description

lib/pk-libgcrypt.c in libgnutls in GnuTLS before 2.6.6 does not properly handle invalid DSA signatures, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a malformed DSA key that triggers a (1) free of an uninitialized pointer or (2) double free.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/30/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1415
Original release date:
04/30/2009
Last revised:
08/16/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/21/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of gnutls shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5 as it only affected gnutls 2.6.x versions.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/3515 Patch External Source MLIST [gnutls-devel] 20090430 Double free and free of invalid pointer on certain errors [GNUTLS-SA-2009-1] [CVE-2009-1415]
http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/3502 External Source MLIST [gnutls-devel] 20090423 Re: some crashes on using DSA keys
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200905-04.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200905-04
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/3488 Exploit External Source CONFIRM http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/3488
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:116 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:116
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34783 External Source BID 34783
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022157 External Source SECTRACK 1022157
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1218 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1218
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50257 External Source XF gnutls-dsa-code-execution(50257)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50260 External Source XF gnutls-dsa-dos(50260)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50445 External Source XF gnutls-libgnutls-dos(50445)

Technical Details

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