GnuPG < 1.4.9 / 2.0.9 Key Import Duplicate ID Memory Corruption

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4451

Synopsis

The remote host is missing a critical security patch or upgrade.

Description

The remote host is running GnuPG.
This version is vulnerable to a memory corruption flaw when handling duplicate IDs from a public key server.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.4.9, 2.0.9 or higher.

See Also

http://www.gnupg.org

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4451

File Name: 4451.prm

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 2008/03/28

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 1100, 2610, 2611

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1530

BID: 28487