CVE-2012-5785

Improper Input Validation in maven/org.apache.axis2/axis2

Identifiers

GHSA-wwq7-pxwc-p4rc, CVE-2012-5785

Package Slug

maven/org.apache.axis2/axis2

Vulnerability

Improper Input Validation

Description

Apache Axis2/Java 1.6.2 and earlier does not verify that the server hostname matches a domain name in the subject's Common Name (CN) or subjectAltName field of the X.509 certificate, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSL servers via an arbitrary valid certificate.

Affected Versions

All versions up to 1.6.2

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.8.0 or above.

Last Modified

2022-07-24

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