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CVE-2012-4948 Detail

Description

The default configuration of Fortinet Fortigate UTM appliances uses the same Certification Authority certificate and same private key across different customers' installations, which makes it easier for man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSL servers by leveraging the presence of the Fortinet_CA_SSLProxy certificate in a list of trusted root certification authorities.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/14/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 7.8
Exploitability Subscore: 3.2


Access Vector (AV): Local_Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/111708 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56382 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Certificate Validation (CWE-295)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-1000c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-100d:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-110c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-1240b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-200b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-20c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-300c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-3040b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-310b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-311b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-3140b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-3240c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-3810a:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-3950b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-40c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-5001a-sw:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-5001b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-5020:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-5060:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-50b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-5101c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-5140b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-600c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-60c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-620b:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-800c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-80c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigate-voice-80c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:fortinet:fortigaterugged-100c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4948
NVD Published Date:
11/14/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016