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1617278: CVE-2004-0765 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The cert_TestHostName function in Mozilla before 1.7, Firefox before 0.9, and Thunderbird before 0.7, only checks the hostname portion of a certificate when the hostname portion of the URI is not a fully qualified domain name (FQDN), which allows remote attackers to spoof trusted certificates.

Find out more about CVE-2004-0765 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 RHSA-2004:421 2004-08-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (mozilla) RHSA-2004:421 2004-08-04
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