Mandriva: 2013:168: python-httplib2
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated python-httplib2 packages fix security vulnerability: httplib2 only validates SSL certificates on the first request to a connection, and doesn't report validation failures on subsequent requests (CVE-2013-2037). [More...]
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:168
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package : python-httplib2
 Date    : May 27, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 Updated python-httplib2 packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 httplib2 only validates SSL certificates on the first request to
 a connection, and doesn't report validation failures on subsequent
 requests (CVE-2013-2037).
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-2037
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2013-0152
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 afa8980e5e22dfd3595dc0e3be79a559  mbs1/x86_64/python-httplib2-0.7.4-3.2.mbs1.noarch.rpm 
 1a1acc7829f9238c1d495c41307c2f1a  mbs1/SRPMS/python-httplib2-0.7.4-3.2.mbs1.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________