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Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2012 19:45:05 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com>
Subject: Re: CVE request: libsocialweb untrusted connection
 to flickr

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On 10/10/2012 03:20 PM, Vincent Danen wrote:
> A similar request was made last year for libsocialweb connecting
> to Twitter, and it seems to be doing the same to Flickr now
> (probably has been all this time).
> 
> Same situation: opens an HTTP (non-SSL) connection to Flickr when
> no Flickr account is configured, and without the user's permission
> or knowledge.
> 
> Could a CVE be assigned to this (or has one been assigned
> already)?
> 
> Request for the Twitter issue is here (for reference):
> 
> http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/09/3
> 
> and the Red Hat bug:
> 
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=863206
> 
> Thanks.


Please use CVE-2012-4511 for this issue.

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

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