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CVE-2007-5965 Detail

Description

QSslSocket in Trolltech Qt 4.3.0 through 4.3.2 does not properly verify SSL certificates, which might make it easier for remote attackers to trick a user into accepting an invalid server certificate for a spoofed service, or trick a service into accepting an invalid client certificate for a user.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/07/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5965
Original release date:
01/07/2008
Last revised:
03/07/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/08/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of qt or qt4 packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://trolltech.com/company/newsroom/announcements/press.2007-12-21.2182567220 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://trolltech.com/company/newsroom/announcements/press.2007-12-21.2182567220
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:042 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:042
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:002
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27112 External Source BID 27112
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-579-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-579-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0018 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0018
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=427232 External Source MISC https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=427232
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00005.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-4285
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00131.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-4354

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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