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Re: CVE Request -- evolution -- Uses insecure (non-SSL) connection when storing the sent message into the Sent folder
From: Josh Bressers <bressers () redhat com>
Date: Fri, 9 Sep 2011 14:22:54 -0400 (EDT)

Please use CVE-2011-3355

Thanks.

-- 
    JB

----- Original Message -----
Hello Josh, Steve, vendors,

it was found that Evolution, mail and calendar client, used insecure
(non-SSL) connection when attempting to store sent email message into
the Sent folder, when the Sent folder was located on the remote
server.
An attacker on the adjacent network, able to intercept the underlying
communication could use this flaw to obtain login credentials of the
victim.

References:
[1] https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=648277
(upstream bug report)
[2]
http://git.gnome.org/browse/evolution-data-server/commit/?id=e0ac4d79705c
(upstream patch)
[3] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=697904
[4] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=707848

Could you allocate a CVE id for this issue?

Thank you && Regards, Jan.
--
Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team


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