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CVE-2013-0240 Detail

Current Description

Gnome Online Accounts (GOA) 3.4.x, 3.6.x before 3.6.3, and 3.7.x before 3.7.5, does not properly validate SSL certificates when creating accounts such as Windows Live and Facebook accounts, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain sensitive information such as credentials by sniffing the network.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Evaluator Impact

Per http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1779-1/ "A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 12.10 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Ubuntu 11.10"

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-02/msg00046.html
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1779-1
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=693214
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894352
https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-online-accounts/commit/?h=gnome-3-6&id=ecad8142e9ac519b9fc74b96dcb5531052bbffe1
https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-online-accounts/commit/?id=bc10fdb68f75f8be84eb698ada08743b9c7c248f
https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-online-accounts/commit/?id=edde7c63326242a60a075341d3fea0be0bc4d80e
https://mail.gnome.org/archives/gnome-announce-list/2013-March/msg00007.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-310 Cryptographic Issues NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gnome_online_accounts:3.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:11.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:-:lts:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-0240
NVD Published Date:
04/01/2013
NVD Last Modified:
04/02/2013