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  1. Axis
  2. AXIS-2883

Insecure certificate validation CVE-2012-5784

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: 1.4
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: None
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    • Environment:
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      Description

      See.
      http://www.cs.utexas.edu/~shmat/shmat_ccs12.pdf

      Using JSSE you must manually validate server name you're connecting to matches one of the names provided by the certificate. So you can detect a man-in-the-middle type attack with a valid certificate for other site.

      http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5784

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        1. CVE-2012-5784-2.patch
          10 kB
          Alberto Fernández

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                Reporter:
                infjaf Alberto Fernández
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