Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : qt4 (MDVSA-2009:225)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in qt4 :

src/network/ssl/qsslcertificate.cpp in Nokia Trolltech Qt 4.x does not
properly handle a '�' character in a domain name in the Subject
Alternative Name field of an X.509 certificate, which allows
man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof arbitrary SSL servers via a
crafted certificate issued by a legitimate Certification Authority, a
related issue to CVE-2009-2408 (CVE-2009-2700).

This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40900 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-225.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2700

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