CVE-2009-2666

2009-08-07T19:00:00
ID CVE-2009-2666
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-10T19:41:00

Description

socket.c in fetchmail before 6.3.11 does not properly handle a '\0' character in a domain name in the subject's Common Name (CN) field of an X.509 certificate, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof arbitrary SSL servers via a crafted certificate issued by a legitimate Certification Authority, a related issue to CVE-2009-2408.