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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.8 5.8
CVE Id CVE-2012-5785
Last Modified 19 Nov 2012 11:50:54
Published 04 Nov 2012 05:55:03
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-5785

Summary

Apache Axis2/Java 1.6.2 and earlier 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.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Apache Axis2 1.5.1

  • Apache Axis2 1.5.2

  • Apache Axis2 1.5.3

  • Apache Axis2 1.5.4

  • Apache Axis2 1.5.5

  • Apache Axis2 1.5.6

  • Apache Axis2 1.6

  • Apache Axis2 1.6.0

  • Apache Axis2 1.6.1

  • Apache Axis2 1.6.2


References

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

XF - apache-axis2-ssl-spoofing(79830)

BID - 56408

SECUNIA - 51219


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:44:49