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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3074

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


SSL_Cipher.cpp in EncFS before 1.7.0 uses an improper combination of an AES cipher and a CBC cipher mode for encrypted filesystems, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information via a watermark attack.


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: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100905 CVE Request -- EncFS / fuse-encfs [three ids] -- 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-2010-14268
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2414
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-14254
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20100826 Multiple Vulnerabilities in EncFS
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.arg0.net/encfs
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:023
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100905 Re: CVE Request -- EncFS / fuse-encfs [three ids] -- Multiple Vulnerabilities in EncFS
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=630460
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-14200
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=335938
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://code.google.com/p/encfs/source/detail?r=59

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