Executive Summary

Name CVE-2009-1390 First vendor Publication 2009-06-16
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2017-08-17

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 6.8 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 8.6 Authentication None Required
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Mutt 1.5.19, when linked against (1) OpenSSL (mutt_ssl.c) or (2) GnuTLS (mutt_ssl_gnutls.c), allows connections when only one TLS certificate in the chain is accepted instead of verifying the entire chain, which allows remote attackers to spoof trusted servers via a man-in-the-middle attack.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-1390

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-287 Improper Authentication

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 1

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2009-06-24 Name : Mutt Security Bypass Vulnerability
File : nvt/secpod_mutt_sec_bypass_vuln.nasl
2009-06-23 Name : Fedora Core 11 FEDORA-2009-6465 (mutt)
File : nvt/fcore_2009_6465.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
56467 Mutt TLS Certificate Chain Validation Weakness

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2009-06-16 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2009-6465.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35288
CONFIRM http://dev.mutt.org/hg/mutt/rev/64bf199c8d8a
FEDORA https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-June/msg00715.html
MLIST http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/06/10/2
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51068

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