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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-2235: OpenSC: Insufficient protection of smart card PIN

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-2235: OpenSC: Insufficient protection of smart card PIN

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N)
Published
08/01/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

OpenSC before 0.11.5 uses weak permissions (ADMIN file control information of 00) for the 5015 directory on smart cards and USB crypto tokens running Siemens CardOS M4, which allows physically proximate attackers to change the PIN.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-opensc

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