National Vulnerability Database

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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
Description Last Modified:  01/07/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
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
http://trolltech.com/company/newsroom/announcements/press.2007-12-21.2182567220 Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:042
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27112
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-579-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0018
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=427232
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00005.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00131.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5965
NVD Published Date:
01/07/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011