Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : python-httplib2 (MDVSA-2013:168)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated python-httplib2 packages fix security vulnerability :

httplib2 only validates SSL certificates on the first request to a
connection, and doesn't report validation failures on subsequent
requests (CVE-2013-2037).

Solution :

Update the affected python-httplib2 package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66615 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52179

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2037

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