CVE-2012-6088

NameCVE-2012-6088
DescriptionThe rpmpkgRead function in lib/package.c in RPM 4.10.x before 4.10.2 does not return an error code in certain situations involving an "unparseable signature," which allows remote attackers to bypass RPM signature checks via a crafted package.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs697375

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
rpm (PTS)stretch4.12.0.2+dfsg1-2fixed
buster4.14.2.1+dfsg1-1fixed
bullseye4.16.1.2+dfsg1-3fixed
bookworm, sid4.17.0+dfsg1-4fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
rpmsourcesqueeze(not affected)
rpmsourcewheezy4.10.0-5+deb7u1
rpmsource(unstable)4.10.1-2.1697375

Notes

[squeeze] - rpm <not-affected> (Introduced in rpm 4.10.0)

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