CVE-2013-1431

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General

Score:6.8/10.0
Severity:Medium
Category:Input Validation Error

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:Partial
Integrity:Partial
Availability:Partial

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Network
Access Complexity:Medium
Authentication:None

Relative vulnerabilities

CVE-2013-1769

Published on 23/09/13 - Updated on 08/11/16

Description

The Wocky module in Telepathy Gabble before 0.16.6 and 0.17.x before 0.17.4, when connecting to a "legacy Jabber server," does not properly enforce the WockyConnector:tls-required flag, which allows remote attackers to bypass TLS verification and perform a man-in-the-middle attacks.

Category: Input Validation Error

CWE-20 (Input Validation)
The product does not validate or incorrectly validates input that can affect the control flow or data flow of a program.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2013-1431
Debian DSA-2702-1
Ubuntu USN-1873-1

Exploits

No exploits available for this CVE in our database.

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
simon_mcvittietelepathy_gabble

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