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rPSA-2009-0124-1 curl Aug 24 2009 07:48PM
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rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0124-1
Published: 2009-08-24
Products:
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2
rPath Linux 1
rPath Linux 2

Rating: Major
Exposure Level Classification:
Indirect Deterministic Weakness
Updated Versions:
curl=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/7.15.3-1.4-1
curl=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/7.17.0-2.2-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-3112

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-2417

Description:
Previous versions of the curl package do not properly validate X.509
certificates with NULL bytes in the domain name portion of the Common
Name field, which can allow man-in-the-middle attacks which spoof
arbitrary SSL servers by presenting crafted certificates signed by
legitimate certification authorities.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0124

Copyright 2009 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html

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