DescriptionPyWBEM 0.7 and earlier uses a separate connection to validate X.509 certificates, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof a peer via an arbitrary certificate.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs732594

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pywbem (PTS)buster, jessie, stretch0.8.0~dev650-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[squeeze] - pywbem <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - pywbem <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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