DescriptionShotwell version 0.22.0 (and possibly other versions) is vulnerable to a TLS/SSL certification validation flaw resulting in a potential for man in the middle attacks.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs807110

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
shotwell (PTS)wheezy0.12.3-2+deb7u1vulnerable
buster, sid, stretch0.25.4+really0.24.5-0.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


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

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