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CVE-2012-1177 Detail

Description

libgdata before 0.10.2 and 0.11.x before 0.11.1 does not validate SSL certificates, which allows remote attackers to obtain user names and passwords via a man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack with a spoofed certificate.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/26/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1177
Original release date:
08/26/2012
Last revised:
04/04/2013
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.1 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.gnome.org/browse/libgdata/commit/?h=libgdata-0-10&id=8eff8fa9138859e03e58c2aa76600ab63eb5c29c External Source CONFIRM http://git.gnome.org/browse/libgdata/commit/?h=libgdata-0-10&id=8eff8fa9138859e03e58c2aa76600ab63eb5c29c
http://git.gnome.org/browse/libgdata/commit/?id=6799f2c525a584dc998821a6ce897e463dad7840 External Source CONFIRM http://git.gnome.org/browse/libgdata/commit/?id=6799f2c525a584dc998821a6ce897e463dad7840
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2482 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2482
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:111 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:111
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/14/1 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120314 CVE Request: libgdata did not verify SSL certificates
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/14/3 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120314 Re: CVE Request: libgdata did not verify SSL certificates
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/14/8 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120314 Re: CVE Request: libgdata did not verify SSL certificates
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1547-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1547-1
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libgdata/+bug/938812 External Source MISC https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libgdata/+bug/938812
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=671535 External Source MISC https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=671535
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752088 External Source MISC https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752088

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