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Category:   Application (Security)  >   PGP Vendors:   PGP Corporation, Symantec
Symantec Encryption Desktop (PGP) Memory Access Flaws Let Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1030170
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-1646, CVE-2014-1647   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 30 2014
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 10.0.x, 10.1.x, 10.2.x, 10.3.0, 10.3.1, 10.3.2
Description:   Two vulnerabilities were reported in Symantec Encryption Desktop (PGP). A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can create a specially crafted certificate that, when loaded by the target user, will cause the target application to crash.

A memory copy read access violation may occur [CVE-2014-1646].

A block data move read access violation may occur [CVE-2014-1647].

Jeremy Brown (jerbrown) of ReSP (via Microsoft Vulnerability Research, MSVR) reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target user's application to crash.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (10.3.2 Maintenance Pack 1).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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