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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.8 5.8
CVE Id CVE-2012-5786
Last Modified 07 Feb 2013 12:01:47
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-2012-5786

Summary

The wsdl_first_https sample code in distribution/src/main/release/samples/wsdl_first_https/src/main/ in Apache CXF, possibly 2.6.0, 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 Cxf -

  • Apache Cxf 2.6.0


References

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

XF - apache-cxf-ssl-spoofing(79983)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:50