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Date: Sat, 3 Aug 2013 20:41:55 -0400
From: Donald Stufft <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: Insecure Software Download in pip

On Jul 31, 2013, at 5:11 AM, Donald Stufft <> wrote:

> On Jul 31, 2013, at 4:33 AM, Raphael Geissert <> wrote:
>> On 31 July 2013 10:11, Kurt Seifried <> wrote:
>>> On 07/30/2013 12:44 PM, Donald Stufft wrote:
>>>> There was a CVE for pip not verifying TLS,
>>>> However that
>>>> says it was RESERVED so I'm not sure how to make that unreserved?
>>>> I've not done much with requesting CVEs before.
>>> Ok I have no info on that CVE, is it embargoed? I can't find it in
>>> google after a quick search. I need to see that one before I can
>>> assign anything.
>> From the bugzilla info: "source=debian", and looking at our tracker:
>> points to:
>> I don't know who assigned the id, however.
>> Cheers,
>> -- 
>> Raphael Geissert - Debian Developer
>> -
> Ha, Awesome. This CVE is some sort of ghost ;)
> Debian bug links to
> Which links to.. This conversation in oss-sec, NVD which says it doesn't exist, The RedHat Bugzilla, Gentoo which says it doesn't exist, Ubuntu which says it does but doesn't give any more info other than linking to the page on Mitre that just says the reserved bit.
> A google search turns up but it's unclear if that person requested the CVE or not.
> So uh how do we figure it out? Can I as a pip developer contact Mitre and release data for it?
> -----------------
> Donald Stufft
> PGP: 0x6E3CBCE93372DCFA // 7C6B 7C5D 5E2B 6356 A926 F04F 6E3C BCE9 3372 DCFA

Trying to close the loop on this, what's the next step forward?

Donald Stufft
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