Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : opensc (MDVSA-2009:123)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

src/tools/pkcs11-tool.c in pkcs11-tool in OpenSC 0.11.7, when used
with unspecified third-party PKCS#11 modules, generates RSA keys with
incorrect public exponents, which allows attackers to read the
cleartext form of messages that were intended to be encrypted
(CVE-2009-1603).

The updated packages fix the issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48146 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-123.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34884

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1603

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