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Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2012 09:21:34 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: Ludwig Nussel <ludwig.nussel@...e.de>, Vincent Untz <vuntz@...e.com>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: libsoup 2.32.2 sets ssl trusted flag
 despite no verification

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On 04/24/2012 04:04 AM, Ludwig Nussel wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> libsoup 2.32.2 does not verify certificates at all if an
> application does not explicitly specify a file with trusted root
> CA's. Since that libsoup version relies on the verification failure
> to clear the trust flag it always considers ssl connections as
> trusted in that case.
> 
> Reference: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=758431
> 
> cu Ludwig
> 

Please use CVE-2012-2132 for this issue.

- -- 
Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
PGP: 0x5E267993 A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993

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