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Category:   Application (VPN)  >   GnuTLS Vendors:   gnutls.org
(Oracle Issues Fix for Solaris) GnuTLS Certificate Processing Flaw May Let Remote Users Bypass Certificate Validation
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1030117
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1030117
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-0092   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 17 2014
Impact:   Disclosure of user information, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to versions 3.1.22, 3.2.12
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in GnuTLS. A remote user can bypass certificate validation in certain cases.

A remote user can supply a specially crafted X.509 certificate that will cause GnuTLS to incorrectly report a successful verification.

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos of the Red Hat Security Technologies Team reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can bypass certificate validation in certain cases.
Solution:   Oracle has issued a fix for Solaris.

The Oracle advisory is available at:

https://blogs.oracle.com/sunsecurity/entry/cve_2014_0092_cryptographic_issues

Vendor URL:  gnutls.org/security.html#GNUTLS-SA-2014-2 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Authentication error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (Solaris - SunOS)
Underlying OS Comments:  10, 11.1

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Mar 3 2014 GnuTLS Certificate Processing Flaw May Let Remote Users Bypass Certificate Validation



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