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CVE-2009-2260 Detail

Current Description

stardict 3.0.1, when Enable Net Dict is configured, sends the contents of the clipboard to a dictionary server, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by sniffing the network.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/01/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of stardict as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=534731
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504583
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2010-January/msg00121.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:stardict:stardict:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2260
NVD Published Date:
06/30/2009
NVD Last Modified:
06/13/2010