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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3972

pkcs15-tool in OpenSC before 0.11.6 does not apply security updates to a smart card unless the card's label matches the "OpenSC" string, which might allow physically proximate attackers to exploit vulnerabilities that the card owner expected were patched, as demonstrated by exploitation of CVE-2008-2235.
Publish Date : 2008-09-10 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.6
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-3972 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20083972 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-2008-3972

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.11.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.11.3 Pre3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.11.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Opensc-project Opensc 0.11.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Opensc-project Opensc 21

- References For CVE-2008-3972

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg00686.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-2267
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45045
XF opensc-pkcs15tool-weak-security(45045)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/09/14
MLIST [oss-security] 20080909 Re: opensc 0.11.6 with fixed security update
http://www.opensc-project.org/pipermail/opensc-announce/2008-August/000021.html
MLIST [opensc-announce] 20080827 opensc 0.11.6 with fixed security update
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:019

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3972

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


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