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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-2071

Original release date: 06/15/2009
Last revised: 06/23/2009


Google Chrome before displays a cached certificate for a (1) 4xx or (2) 5xx CONNECT response page returned by a proxy server, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof an arbitrary https site by letting a browser obtain a valid certificate from this site during one request, and then sending the browser a crafted 502 response page upon a subsequent request.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sites.google.com/a/chromium.org/dev/getting-involved/dev-channel/release-notes/releasenotes1015453
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome/branches/release_154.next/src/net/http/http_transaction_winhttp.cc?r1=11621&r2=11669&pathrev=11669
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=7338
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=479880
External Source: MISC
Name: http://research.microsoft.com/pubs/79323/pbp-final-with-update.pdf
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome?view=rev&revision=11669
External Source: BID
Name: 35411
External Source: MISC
Name: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=8473
External Source: MISC
Name: http://research.microsoft.com/apps/pubs/default.aspx?id=79323

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