CVE Reference: CVE-2013-1799

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2013-1799

Description:
Gnome Online Accounts (GOA) 3.6.x before 3.6.3 and 3.7.x before 3.7.91, does not properly validate SSL certificates when creating accounts for providers who use the libsoup library, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain sensitive information such as credentials by sniffing the network. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2013-0240.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1779-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-02/msg00046.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA51976
  Secunia Advisory: SA52791

MLIST

CONFIRM


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