brianleroux tiny-json-http SSL Certificate Validator certificate validation

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A vulnerability was found in brianleroux tiny-json-http (affected version unknown) and classified as critical. This issue affects an unknown functionality of the component SSL Certificate Validator. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a certificate validation vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-295. The product does not validate, or incorrectly validates, a certificate. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

brianleroux tiny-json-http version all versions since commit 9b8e74a232bba4701844e07bcba794173b0238a8 (Oct 29 2016) contains a Missing SSL certificate validation vulnerability in The libraries core functionality is affected. that can result in Exposes the user to man-in-the-middle attacks.

The bug was discovered 02/15/2018. The weakness was published 03/13/2018 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2018-1000096 since 03/12/2018. The exploitation is known to be difficult. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1587.003 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

Applying the patch 9b8e74a232bba4701844e07bcba794173b0238a8 is able to eliminate this problem. A possible mitigation has been published before and not just after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

Similar entries are available at VDB-155670, VDB-156661, VDB-157129 and VDB-157130.




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Class: Certificate validation
CWE: CWE-295 / CWE-287

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Patch: 9b8e74a232bba4701844e07bcba794173b0238a8


10/29/2016 🔍
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CVE: CVE-2018-1000096 (🔍)
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Created: 03/13/2018 07:46 AM
Updated: 02/21/2023 11:21 AM
Changes: 03/13/2018 07:46 AM (42), 01/12/2020 04:11 PM (8), 02/21/2023 11:13 AM (3), 02/21/2023 11:21 AM (11)
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