85073 : Symantec PGP Universal Server PGP Key Search Request Session Information Persistence Client Private Key Disclosure
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-08-30

Description

Symantec PGP Universal Server contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. This issue is triggered when the program fails to properly clear session information after a PGP key search request. This may allow a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive private key information in subsequent searches.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Security Software

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.2.1 MP2 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Symantec Corporation
PGP Universal Server
3.2.1

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 2.9
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-09-04 | Disagree?

Access_vector_1 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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