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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5111

The libksba library 0.9.12 and possibly other versions, as used by gpgsm in the newpg package on SUSE LINUX, allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed X.509 certificate in a signature.
Publish Date : 2006-10-03 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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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 None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5111

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libksba Library Libksba Library 0.9.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libksba Library Libksba Library 1

- References For CVE-2006-5111

http://secunia.com/advisories/22423
SECUNIA 22423
http://secunia.com/advisories/22445
SECUNIA 22445
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20565
BID 20565 Libksba Signature Verification Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-10-18
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:183
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:183
http://secunia.com/advisories/22473
SECUNIA 22473
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-365-1
UBUNTU USN-365-1
http://www.novell.com/linux/download/updates/101_x86_64.html CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/29621
XF libksba-x509-dos(29621)
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_23_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:023

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5111

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


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