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Date: Mon, 26 Aug 2019 09:25:18 -0300
From: Carlos Eduardo <carlosecg@...il.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: CVE-2019-15525: Missing TLS/SSL certificate validation in pw3270

CVE: Missing TLS/SSL certificate validation in pw3270

Affected versions: all versions before 5.1

Description:
pw3270 is a GTK based tn3270 terminal emulator. Versions up to 5.0 are
vulnerable to a TLS/SSL certificate validation flaw, leading to attackers
in a MitM position being able to affect confidentiality, integrity and
availability of traffic between the client and host, including credentials
used. This flaw was fixed in version 5.1.

Mitigation:
Upgrade to version 5.1 and up.

This vulnerability was discovered by Carlos Gonçalves.

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Carlos Gonçalves
IT Security Analyst

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