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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-4617

The do_uncompress function in g10/compress.c in GnuPG 1.x before 1.4.17 and 2.x before 2.0.24 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via malformed compressed packets, as demonstrated by an a3 01 5b ff byte sequence.
Publish Date : 2014-06-25 Last Update Date : 2014-08-01
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2967-1 gnupg - security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25133 unix
DSA-2968-1 gnupg2 - security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25120 unix
USN-2258-1 -- gnupg, gnupg2 vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25075 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-4617

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.90 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.91 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.92 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.3.93 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Gnupg Gnupg 1.4.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Gnupg Gnupg 2.0.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnupg Gnupg 61

- References For CVE-2014-4617

http://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-announce/2014q2/000344.html
MLIST [gnupg-announce] 20140623 [security fix] GnuPG 1.4.17 released
http://git.gnupg.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=gnupg.git;a=commit;h=11fdfcf82bd8d2b5bc38292a29876e10770f4b0a CONFIRM
http://git.gnupg.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=gnupg.git;a=commit;h=014b2103fcb12f261135e3954f26e9e07b39e342 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/59578
SECUNIA 59578
http://secunia.com/advisories/59534
SECUNIA 59534
http://secunia.com/advisories/59213
SECUNIA 59213
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2968
DEBIAN DSA-2968
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00010.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0866
http://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-announce/2014q2/000345.html
MLIST [gnupg-announce] 20140624 [security fix] GnuPG 2.0.24 released

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-4617

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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