National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2011-3599 Detail

Current Description

The Crypt::DSA (aka Crypt-DSA) module 1.17 and earlier for Perl, when /dev/random is absent, uses the Data::Random module, which makes it easier for remote attackers to spoof a signature, or determine the signing key of a signed message, via a brute-force attack.

Source:  MITRE
View Analysis Description

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/10/05/5 Patch
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/10/05/9 Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49928
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=743567 Patch
https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=71421 Patch

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-310 Cryptographic Issues NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.01
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.02
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.03
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.10
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.11
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.12
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.13
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.14
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:0.15_01
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa:1.16
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adam_kennedy:crypt-dsa
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.17
Running on/with
 cpe:/a:perl:perl
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

1 change record found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-3599
NVD Published Date:
10/10/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/20/2011