DescriptionMissing SSL certificate validation in HTTPie v3.2.2 allows attackers to eavesdrop on communications between the host and server via a man-in-the-middle attack.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
httpie (PTS)buster0.9.8-2fixed
sid, trixie3.2.2-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
httpiesourcebuster(not affected)
httpiesourcebullseye(not affected)


[bullseye] - httpie <not-affected> (remote version check introduced in 3.2.0)
[buster] - httpie <not-affected> (remote version check introduced in 3.2.0)
The httpie tools do validate SSL certificates for user-provided URLs, and fail if invalid.
Only its internal version check ( makes a verify=False call to a URL, with no security impact besides displaying the information.
Introduced by: (v3.2.0)

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