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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
Description Last Modified:  08/26/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.gnome.org/browse/libgdata/commit/?h=libgdata-0-10&id=8eff8fa9138859e03e58c2aa76600ab63eb5c29c
http://git.gnome.org/browse/libgdata/commit/?id=6799f2c525a584dc998821a6ce897e463dad7840
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2482
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:111
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/14/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/14/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/14/8
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1547-1
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libgdata/+bug/938812
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=671535
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752088

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1177
NVD Published Date:
08/26/2012
NVD Last Modified:
04/04/2013