Details

    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Implemented
    • Affects Version/s: 3.1 (end of life)
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: HttpClient
    • Labels:
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    • Environment:
      All

      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 certificado for other site.

      http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5783

      1. CVE-2012-5783-testcase.patch
        2 kB
        Alberto Fernández
      2. CVE-2012-5783-2.patch
        12 kB
        Alberto Fernández

        Activity

        Alberto Fernández made changes -
        Summary Insercure certificate validation CVE-2012-5783 Insecure certificate validation CVE-2012-5783
        Alberto Fernández made changes -
        Status Resolved [ 5 ] Closed [ 6 ]
        Alberto Fernández made changes -
        Attachment CVE-2012-5783-testcase.patch [ 12561188 ]
        Oleg Kalnichevski made changes -
        Status Reopened [ 4 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
        Resolution Implemented [ 10 ]
        Alberto Fernández made changes -
        Resolution Won't Fix [ 2 ]
        Status Resolved [ 5 ] Reopened [ 4 ]
        Alberto Fernández made changes -
        Attachment CVE-2012-5783-2.patch [ 12560251 ]
        Alberto Fernández made changes -
        Attachment CVE-2012-5783.patch [ 12554704 ]
        Oleg Kalnichevski made changes -
        Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
        Resolution Won't Fix [ 2 ]
        Alberto Fernández made changes -
        Field Original Value New Value
        Attachment CVE-2012-5783.patch [ 12554704 ]
        Alberto Fernández created issue -

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            Reporter:
            Alberto Fernández
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