CVE-2013-6444

NameCVE-2013-6444
DescriptionPyWBEM 0.7 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.
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
pywbemsource(unstable)0.8.0~dev650-1medium732594

Notes

[squeeze] - pywbem <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - pywbem <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
Fix: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/attachment.cgi?id=851357

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