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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0803

The signature verification functionality in the YaST Online Update (YOU) script handling relies on a gpg feature that is not intended for signature verification, which prevents YOU from detecting malicious scripts or code that do not pass the signature check when gpg 1.4.x is being used.
Publish Date : 2006-02-23 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
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

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-0803 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20060803 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-2006-0803

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Suse Suse Linux 9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Suse Suse Linux 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Suse Suse Linux 2

- References For CVE-2006-0803

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_13_gpg.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:013
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16889
BID 16889 SuSE YaST Online Update Script Signature Verification Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2006-12-14
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_09_gpg.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:009

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0803

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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