Important CentOS jakarta-commons-httpclient Security Update

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CVE-2014-3577
rhn.redhat.com, lists.centos.org, lists.centos.org, lists.centos.org
2014-09-08
2017-07-27 19:07
ALAS-2014-410
Important CentOS httpcomponents-client Security Update
CVE-2014-3577 commons-httpclient
CVE-2014-3577 httpcomponents-client
CVE-2014-3577
2017-04-01 19:08
2017-01-05 20:12

Description


Updated jakarta-commons-httpclient packages that fix one security issue are
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, and 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Important security
impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the
References section.

Jakarta Commons HTTPClient implements the client side of HTTP standards.

It was discovered that the HTTPClient incorrectly extracted host name from
an X.509 certificate subject's Common Name (CN) field. A man-in-the-middle
attacker could use this flaw to spoof an SSL server using a specially
crafted X.509 certificate. (CVE-2014-3577)

For additional information on this flaw, refer to the Knowledgebase
article in the References section.

All jakarta-commons-httpclient users are advised to upgrade to these
updated packages, which contain a backported patch to correct this issue.
Please see https://www.redhat.com/footer/terms-of-use.html

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
5 jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.src.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.i386.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.i386.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.i386.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.i386.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual-3.0-7jpp.4.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
6 jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.1-0.9.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.1-0.9.el6_5.i686.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.1-0.9.el6_5.src.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo-3.1-0.9.el6_5.i686.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo-3.1-0.9.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc-3.1-0.9.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc-3.1-0.9.el6_5.i686.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual-3.1-0.9.el6_5.i686.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual-3.1-0.9.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
7 jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.1-16.el7_0.noarch.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient jakarta-commons-httpclient-3.1-16.el7_0.src.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo jakarta-commons-httpclient-demo-3.1-16.el7_0.noarch.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc jakarta-commons-httpclient-javadoc-3.1-16.el7_0.noarch.rpm
jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual jakarta-commons-httpclient-manual-3.1-16.el7_0.noarch.rpm