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CVE-2019-3890 Detail

Current Description

It was discovered evolution-ews before 3.31.3 does not check the validity of SSL certificates. An attacker could abuse this flaw to get confidential information by tricking the user into connecting to a fake server without the user noticing the difference.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Red Hat, Inc.
Base Score: 8.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3699
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2019-3890 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/evolution-ews/issues/27 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-295 Improper Certificate Validation NIST   Red Hat, Inc.  
CWE-296 Improper Following of a Certificate's Chain of Trust Red Hat, Inc.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:evolution-ews:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
3.31.3

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-3890
NVD Published Date:
08/01/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019