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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2005-1600
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:49:34
Published 16 May 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-1600

Summary

A "mathematical flaw" in the implementation of the El Gamal signature algorithm for LibTomCrypt 1.0 to 1.0.2 allows attackers to generate valid signatures without having the private key.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Libtomcrypt 1.0

  • Libtomcrypt 1.0.1

  • Libtomcrypt 1.0.2


References

XF - libtomcrypt-signature-security-bypass(20455)

BUGTRAQ - 20050503 Secure Science Corporation Advisory CSA-056

BID - 13473

MISC - http://www.securiteam.com/unixfocus/5JP092AFPG.html

OSVDB - 16188

SECUNIA - 15233


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