DescriptionRestkit allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof TLS servers by leveraging use of the ssl.wrap_socket function in Python with the default CERT_NONE value for the cert_reqs argument.
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
Debian Bugs781813

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
python-restkit (PTS)stretch4.2.2-2vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - python-restkit <ignored> (Minor issue)
[jessie] - python-restkit <ignored> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - python-restkit <ignored> (Minor issue)
[squeeze] - python-restkit <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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