Vulnerability Name:

CVE-2014-1492

Assigned:2014-01-16
Published:2014-03-18
Updated:2017-11-14
Summary:The cert_TestHostName function in lib/certdb/certdb.c in the certificate-checking implementation in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.16 accepts a wildcard character that is embedded in an internationalized domain name's U-label, which might allow man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSL servers via a crafted certificate.
CVSS v3 Severity:3.7 Low (CCN CVSS v3 Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Low
Availibility (A): None
CVSS v2 Severity:4.3 Medium (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
3.2 Low (Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N/E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): None
4.3 Medium (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
3.2 Low (CCN Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N/E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): None
2.6 Low (REDHAT CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
1.9 Low (REDHAT Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N/E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): None
Vulnerability Type:CWE-20
CWE-172
CWE-697
CWE-295
References:Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10761

Source: FEDORA
Type: UNKNOWN
FEDORA-2014-5829

Source: SUSE
Type: UNKNOWN
SUSE-SU-2014:0665

Source: SUSE
Type: UNKNOWN
SUSE-SU-2014:0727

Source: SUSE
Type: UNKNOWN
openSUSE-SU-2014:0599

Source: SUSE
Type: UNKNOWN
openSUSE-SU-2014:0629

Source: FULLDISC
Type: UNKNOWN
20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities

Source: SECUNIA
Type: UNKNOWN
60621

Source: SECUNIA
Type: UNKNOWN
60794

Source: DEBIAN
Type: UNKNOWN
DSA-2994

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-45.html

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2015-1972971.html

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2014-1972956.html

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2014-1972960.html

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/ovmbulletinjul2016-3090546.html

Source: BUGTRAQ
Type: UNKNOWN
20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities

Source: BID
Type: UNKNOWN
66356

Source: UBUNTU
Type: UNKNOWN
USN-2159-1

Source: UBUNTU
Type: UNKNOWN
USN-2185-1

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0012.html

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=903885

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1079851

Source: CONFIRM
Type: UNKNOWN
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/NSS/NSS_3.16_release_notes

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
mozilla-nss-cve20141492-unspec(91988)

Source: CONFIRM
Type: PATCH
https://hg.mozilla.org/projects/nss/rev/709d4e597979

Source: GENTOO
Type: UNKNOWN
GLSA-201504-01

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.11.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.12.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.14.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.14.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.15.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.15.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.15.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.15.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:mozilla:network_security_services:3.15.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration RedHat 1:
  • cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration RedHat 2:
  • cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration RedHat 3:
  • cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Denotes that component is vulnerable
    Oval Definitions
    Definition IDClassTitleLast Modified
    oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20141492
    V
    CVE-2014-1492
    2017-11-24
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26451
    P
    RHSA-2014:1246: nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate)
    2015-04-13
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25349
    P
    SUSE-SU-2014:0727-1 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox
    2015-03-16
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25177
    P
    SUSE-SU-2014:0638-1 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox
    2015-03-16
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25501
    P
    SUSE-SU-2014:0665-1 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox
    2015-03-16
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25227
    P
    SUSE-SU-2014:0638-2 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox
    2015-03-16
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25341
    P
    SUSE-SU-2014:0665-2 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox
    2015-03-16
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27117
    P
    ELSA-2014-0917 -- nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (critical)
    2014-12-15
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27251
    P
    ELSA-2014-1073 -- nss, nss-util, nss-softokn security, bug fix, and enhancement update (low)
    2014-12-15
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26119
    P
    ELSA-2014-1246 -- nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate)
    2014-11-17
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26703
    P
    RHBA-2014:1047: nss nad nspr bug fix and enhancement update (Moderate)
    2014-10-27
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26168
    P
    RHSA-2014:1073: nss, nss-util, nss-softokn security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low)
    2014-10-27
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26141
    P
    DSA-2994-1 -- nss - security update
    2014-10-06
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24541
    V
    Incorrect IDNA domain name matching for wildcard certificates
    2014-10-06
    oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141246
    P
    RHSA-2014:1246: nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate)
    2014-09-16
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25116
    P
    RHSA-2014:0917: nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Critical)
    2014-09-08
    oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141073
    P
    RHSA-2014:1073: nss, nss-util, nss-softokn security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low)
    2014-08-18
    oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20140917
    P
    RHSA-2014:0917: nss and nspr security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Critical)
    2014-07-22
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24839
    P
    USN-2185-1 -- firefox vulnerabilities
    2014-07-07
    oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24484
    P
    USN-2159-1 -- nss vulnerability
    2014-07-07
    oval:com.ubuntu.trusty:def:20141492000
    V
    CVE-2014-1492 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (trusty) - medium.
    2014-03-25
    oval:com.ubuntu.precise:def:20141492000
    V
    CVE-2014-1492 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (precise) - medium.
    2014-03-25
    BACK
    mozilla network_security_services 3.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.2.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.3
    mozilla network_security_services 3.3.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.3.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.4
    mozilla network_security_services 3.4.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.4.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.5
    mozilla network_security_services 3.6
    mozilla network_security_services 3.6.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.7
    mozilla network_security_services 3.7.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.7.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.7.3
    mozilla network_security_services 3.7.5
    mozilla network_security_services 3.7.7
    mozilla network_security_services 3.8
    mozilla network_security_services 3.9
    mozilla network_security_services 3.11.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.11.3
    mozilla network_security_services 3.11.4
    mozilla network_security_services 3.11.5
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.3
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.3.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.3.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.4
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.5
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.6
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.7
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.8
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.9
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.10
    mozilla network_security_services 3.12.11
    mozilla network_security_services 3.14
    mozilla network_security_services 3.14.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.14.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.14.3
    mozilla network_security_services 3.14.4
    mozilla network_security_services 3.14.5
    mozilla network_security_services 3.15
    mozilla network_security_services 3.15.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.15.2
    mozilla network_security_services 3.15.3
    mozilla network_security_services 3.15.3.1
    mozilla network_security_services 3.15.4
    mozilla network_security_services 3.15.5
    redhat enterprise_linux 6
    redhat enterprise_linux 7
    redhat enterprise_linux 5