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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
Description Last Modified:  04/30/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
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.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/3515 Patch
http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/3502
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200905-04.xml
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/3488 Exploit
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:116
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34783
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022157
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1218
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50257
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50260
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50445

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1415
NVD Published Date:
04/30/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017