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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-4545: CVE-2013-4545 libcurl cert name check ignore

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
4 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) November 23, 2013 August 30, 2017 September 22, 2017

Description

cURL and libcurl 7.18.0 through 7.32.0, when built with OpenSSL, disables the certificate CN and SAN name field verification (CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST) when the digital signature verification (CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYPEER) is disabled, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSL servers via an arbitrary valid certificate.

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References

Solution

alpine-linux-upgrade-curl

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