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CVE-2014-3694 Detail

Current Description

The (1) bundled GnuTLS SSL/TLS plugin and the (2) bundled OpenSSL SSL/TLS plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before 2.10.10 do not properly consider the Basic Constraints extension during verification of X.509 certificates from SSL servers, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof servers and obtain sensitive information via a crafted certificate.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Hyperlink Resource
http://hg.pidgin.im/pidgin/main/rev/2e4475087f04 Issue Tracking
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00023.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00037.html Third Party Advisory
http://pidgin.im/news/security/?id=86 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3055 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2390-1 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1854

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:o:opensuse:opensuse:12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.10.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.10.9


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3694
NVD Published Date:
10/29/2014
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018