Mandriva: 2012:048: mutt
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability has been found and corrected in mutt: Mutt does not verify that the smtps server hostname matches the domain name of the subject of an X.509 certificate, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof an SSL SMTP server via an [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2012:048
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : mutt
 Date    : April 2, 2012
 Affected: 2010.1, 2011.
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 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been found and corrected in mutt:
 
 Mutt does not verify that the smtps server hostname matches the
 domain name of the subject of an X.509 certificate, which allows
 man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof an SSL SMTP server via an
 arbitrary certificate, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-3766
 (CVE-2011-1429).
 
 The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-1429
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2010.1:
 259d3e1ff6010d627b12e7e3d811e491  2010.1/i586/mutt-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 94f63d3d84fe4248d16f4a62878d75d1  2010.1/i586/mutt-doc-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 6fc1db14e295367cc1feb77c27860496  2010.1/i586/mutt-utf8-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm 
 8ddc153f85c9dcac0a15c57900ef45aa  2010.1/SRPMS/mutt-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2010.1/X86_64:
 a2d715b14e7089590e19adec9ef119e7  2010.1/x86_64/mutt-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 9af5ce5ebf4441afbe74fb3ef2181978  2010.1/x86_64/mutt-doc-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 57ad848c730d9ea21ea8f5018380e9c4  2010.1/x86_64/mutt-utf8-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm 
 8ddc153f85c9dcac0a15c57900ef45aa  2010.1/SRPMS/mutt-1.5.20-8.1mdv2010.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2011:
 4e480fec25cad2be24ed6075fec5d537  2011/i586/mutt-1.5.21-4.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 6e9a9c674316eead9dfa9d29675d2f4b  2011/i586/mutt-doc-1.5.21-4.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 766b9fcd4c75e05d02ea6e79e934c83c  2011/i586/mutt-utf8-1.5.21-4.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm 
 a1b4841e7a8db04657563f5d68ae1cfa  2011/SRPMS/mutt-1.5.21-4.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2011/X86_64:
 957b7b40138a92692117b58ebde4a519  2011/x86_64/mutt-1.5.21-4.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 b8ac8f86c7d140daa76099108ac093ea  2011/x86_64/mutt-doc-1.5.21-4.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 0ba9b97a4e86a2a9212b02c0c8044d64  2011/x86_64/mutt-utf8-1.5.21-4.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm 
 a1b4841e7a8db04657563f5d68ae1cfa  2011/SRPMS/mutt-1.5.21-4.1.src.rpm
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