CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2003-0900

Published: Dec 31, 2003 | Modified: Sep 05, 2008
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
5 MEDIUM
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Perl 5.8.1 on Fedora Core does not properly initialize the random number generator when forking, which makes it easier for attackers to predict random numbers.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Perl Larry_wall 5.8.1 5.8.1

References