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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0049

gpg in GnuPG before does not properly verify non-detached signatures, which allows attackers to inject unsigned data via a data packet that is not associated with a control packet, which causes the check for concatenated signatures to report that the signature is valid, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-0455.
Publish Date : 2006-03-13 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2006-03-05 2006-03-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-0049 unix
gpg in GnuPG before does not properly verify non-detached signatures, which allows attackers to inject unsigned ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10063 unix
RHSA-2006:0266: gnupg security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060266 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0049

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.3b Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.2 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application GNU Privacy Guard 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application GNU Privacy Guard Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Privacy Guard 24

- References For CVE-2006-0049
SGI 20060401-01-U
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:014
BID 17058 GnuPG Incorrect Non-Detached Signature Verification Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-02
BUGTRAQ 20060309 GnuPG does not detect injection of unsigned data
TRUSTIX 2006-0014
SLACKWARE SSA:2006-072-02
FEDORA FLSA-2006:185355
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0266
XF gnupg-nondetached-sig-verification(25184)
MLIST [gnupg-announce] 20060309 [Announce] GnuPG does not detect injection of unsigned data
SECTRACK 1015749
GENTOO GLSA-200603-08
VUPEN ADV-2006-0915
OSVDB 23790

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0049

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