Date: Fri, 6 May 2011 08:39:29 -0600 From: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: CVE request: tigervnc The vncviewer in tigervnc had X.509 certificate support added in svn r4200 (currently beta, slated for the 1.1.0 release). It would prompt for and send authentication credentials before properly validating the X.509 certificate, which makes it susceptible to a man-in-the-middle attack. References: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=702470 http://firstname.lastname@example.org/msg01342.html http://email@example.com/msg01347.html Could a CVE be assigned to this please? Thanks. -- Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team
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