Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2010 14:39:14 -0400 (EDT) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Hanno Böck <hanno@...eck.de> Subject: Re: CVE request: epiphany not checking ssl certs ----- "Tomas Hoger" <thoger@...hat.com> wrote: > On Fri, 17 Sep 2010 14:19:03 +0200 Hanno Böck wrote: > > > http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=564690 > > http://blog.fefe.de/?ts=b26ca29d > > > > Did this get a CVE yet? > > Any specific reason to only give CVE to epiphany if you want to start > giving CVEs for this kind of flaw? IIRC, not long ago, no > WebKitGtk-based browser I tried verified server SSL certificates and all > connected without any complaint or indication that SSL certificate was > not verified. None seemed to offer any configuration option to enable > certificate checking. I guess there may be / was some limitations on > WebKitGtk side that can explain this. > > I noticed midori now uses different address bar background color, which > seem to be similar to the epiphany fix described in the Debian bug. > > Oh, now I see you're probably asking for CVE for post-deb#564690 > behavior, not pre-deb#564690, right? > I'm not following this. What exactly is getting a CVE id here? Thanks. -- JB
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