CVE Reference: CVE-2012-5785

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2012-5785

Description:
Apache Axis2/Java 1.6.2 and earlier does not verify that the server hostname matches a domain name in the subject's Common Name (CN) or subjectAltName field of the X.509 certificate, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSL servers via an arbitrary valid certificate.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/79830

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA51219

MISC
  http://www.cs.utexas.edu/~shmat/shmat_ccs12.pdf

BID
  56408


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