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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0603

Original release date: 01/30/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


PGP Desktop before 9.5.1 does not validate data objects received over the (1) \pipe\pgpserv named pipe for PGPServ.exe or the (2) \pipe\pgpsdkserv named pipe for PGPsdkServ.exe, which allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges by sending a data object representing an absolute pointer, which causes code execution at the corresponding address.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VULNWATCH
Name: 20070125 Medium Risk Vulnerability in PGP Desktop
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#102465
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017563
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2203
External Source: BID
Name: 22247
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0356
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.ngssoftware.com/advisories/medium-risk-vulnerability-in-pgp-desktop/
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070125 Medium Risk Vulnerability in PGP Desktop
Type: Advisory

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