CVE-2012-5825

Priority
Description
Tweepy 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, related to use of the Python httplib
library.
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:14:43 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)