Descriptionhttplib2 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.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2013:1328-1, published Tue Aug 13 17:04:13 MDT 2013
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2|| ||Patchnames: |
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3|| ||Patchnames: |
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2||python-httplib2||Released|