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CVE-2011-4129

Impact: Low
Public: 2011-11-08
Bugzilla: 752022: CVE-2011-4129 libsocialweb: Untrusted connection to Twitter without user's approval upon service start via dbus

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

(1) services/twitter/twitter-contact-view.c and (2) services/twitter/twitter-item-view.c in libsocialweb before 0.25.20 automatically connect to Twitter when no Twitter account is set, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack.

Find out more about CVE-2011-4129 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 4.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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