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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3073

Original release date: 09/17/2010
Last revised: 01/14/2011


SSL_Cipher.cpp in EncFS before 1.7.0 does not properly handle integer data sizes when constructing headers intended for randomization of initialization vectors, which makes it easier for local users to obtain sensitive information by defeating cryptographic protection mechanisms.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:023
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2414
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://code.google.com/p/encfs/source/detail?r=59
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-14268
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-14254
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=630460
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20100826 Multiple Vulnerabilities in EncFS
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100907 Re: CVE Request -- EncFS / fuse-encfs [three ids] -- Multiple Vulnerabilities in EncFS
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-14200
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100905 Re: CVE Request -- EncFS / fuse-encfs [three ids] -- Multiple Vulnerabilities in EncFS
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100905 CVE Request -- EncFS / fuse-encfs [three ids] -- Multiple Vulnerabilities in EncFS

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