Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0 < 4.0.25 NSS Signature Verification Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote proxy web server is affected by a signature forgery

Description :

According to its self-reported version, the Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy
Server installed on the remote host is version 4.0 prior to 4.0.25. It
is, therefore, affected by a flaw in the Network Security Services
(NSS) library due to improper parsing of ASN.1 values in an RSA
signature. A man-in-the-middle attacker, using a crafted certificate,
can exploit this to forge RSA signatures, such as SSL certificates.

Note that Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server was formerly known as Sun
Java System Web Proxy Server.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.25 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 82994 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70116

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1568

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