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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.8 5.8
CVE Id CVE-2012-5787
Last Modified 05 Sep 2013 02:29:24
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-2012-5787

Summary

The PayPal merchant SDK 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

  • Paypal Merchant Sdk -


References

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

CONFIRM - https://github.com/paypal/SDKs/commit/5f2d6dd77fb4211dcde34e36f1864234526c5d64

BID - 56445

SECUNIA - 51184

XF - paypal-sdk-spoofing(79913)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:53:43