CVE-2014-9365

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2014-12-11
CWE:
CWE-345
Bugzilla:
1173041: CVE-2014-9365 python: failure to validate certificates in the HTTP client with TLS (PEP 476)
The Python standard library HTTP client modules (such as httplib or urllib) did not perform verification of TLS/SSL certificates when connecting to HTTPS servers. A man-in-the-middle attacker could use this flaw to hijack connections and eavesdrop or modify transferred data.

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Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss EAP 6:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 4.3:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 4.7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (python) RHSA-2017:1868 2017-08-01
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (python27-python) RHSA-2017:1162 2017-04-26
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (python27-python) RHSA-2017:1162 2017-04-26

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-python34-python Not affected
Red Hat Software Collections 1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux python33-python Will not fix
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2 jython Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5 jython Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 4.3 jython Will not fix
Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 jython-eap6 Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 python Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 jython Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 python Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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