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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2000-0678
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:05:34
Published 20 Oct 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



PGP 5.5.x through 6.5.3 does not properly check if an Additional Decryption Key (ADK) is stored in the signed portion of a public certificate, which allows an attacker who can modify a victim's public certificate to decrypt any data that has been encrypted with the modified certificate.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Pgp 5.5.3i

  • Pgp 6.5.1i

  • Pgp 6.5.3i


CERT - CA-2000-18

BID - 1606

OSVDB - 4354

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:49