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CVE-2007-6592 Detail

Current Description

Apple Safari 2, when a user accepts an SSL server certificate on the basis of the CN domain name in the DN field, regards the certificate as also accepted for all domain names in subjectAltName:dNSName fields, which makes it easier for remote attackers to trick a user into accepting an invalid certificate for a spoofed web site.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://nils.toedtmann.net/pub/subjectAltName.txt
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3498
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483929/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483937/100/100/threaded

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6592
NVD Published Date:
12/28/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018