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CVE-2013-2037 Detail

Current Description

httplib2 0.7.2, 0.8, and earlier, after an initial connection is made, does not verify that the server hostname matches a domain name in the subject's Common Name (CN) or subjectAltName field of the X.509 certificate, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSL servers via an arbitrary valid certificate.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/18/2014
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=706602 Issue Tracking Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://code.google.com/p/httplib2/issues/detail?id=282 Exploit Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2013/q2/257 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52179 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1948-1 Third Party Advisory
https://bugs.launchpad.net/httplib2/+bug/1175272 Exploit Patch

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-2037
NVD Published Date:
01/18/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/06/2018