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CVE-2015-1606 Detail

Current Description

The keyring DB in GnuPG before 2.1.2 does not properly handle invalid packets, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid read and use-after-free) via a crafted keyring file.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.gnupg.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=gnupg.git;a=commit;h=f0f71a721ccd7ab9e40b8b6b028b59632c0cc648 Mailing List Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3184 Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/02/13/14 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/02/14/6 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031876 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://blog.fuzzing-project.org/5-Multiple-issues-in-GnuPG-found-through-keyring-fuzzing-TFPA-0012015.html Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnupg:gnupg:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
2.1.2

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1606
NVD Published Date:
11/20/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/22/2019