Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
The httplib2 Python library earlier than version 0.7.0 did not perform
any server certificate validation when using HTTPS connections. If a
remote attacker were able to perform a man-in-the-middle attack, this
flaw could be exploited to alter or compromise confidential
information in applications that used the httplib2 library.
Update the affected python-httplib2 and / or python3-httplib2
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 58144 ()
Bugtraq ID: 52179