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CVE-2012-3466 Detail

Description

GNOME gnome-keyring 3.4.0 through 3.4.1, when gpg-cache-method is set to "idle" or "timeout," does not properly limit the amount of time a passphrase is cached, which allows attackers to have an unspecified impact via unknown attack vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/22/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=683655
http://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-keyring/commit/?id=51606f299e5ee9d48096db0a5957efe26cbf7cc3
http://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-keyring/commit/?id=5dff623470b859e332dbe12afb0dc57b292832d2 Patch
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-09/msg00037.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:084
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/08/09/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/08/09/2
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=681081 Exploit
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=845426

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome-keyring:3.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome-keyring:3.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3466
NVD Published Date:
10/22/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/05/2013