CVE-2011-0214

medium

Description

CFNetwork in Apple Safari before 5.0.6 on Windows does not properly handle an untrusted attribute of a system root certificate, which allows remote web servers to bypass intended SSL restrictions via a certificate signed by a blacklisted certification authority.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Jul/msg00002.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4808

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-07-21

Updated: 2011-07-22

Type: CWE-310

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM