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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3477

The Blackberry Browser in RIM BlackBerry Device Software 4.5.0 before, 4.6.0 before, 4.6.1 before, 4.7.0 before, and 4.7.1 before does not properly handle "hidden" characters including a '\0' character in a domain name in the subject's Common Name (CN) field of an X.509 certificate, which allows remote man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof arbitrary SSL servers via a crafted certificate issued by a legitimate Certification Authority, a related issue to CVE-2009-2408.
Publish Date : 2009-09-29 Last Update Date : 2017-08-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 310

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-3477

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application RIM Blackberry Device Software 4.5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application RIM Blackberry Device Software 4.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application RIM Blackberry Device Software 4.6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application RIM Blackberry Device Software 4.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application RIM Blackberry Device Software 4.7.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
RIM Blackberry Device Software 5

- References For CVE-2009-3477
XF blackberry-device-certificate-spoofing(53490)
SECTRACK 1022951
BID 36528 BlackBerry Device Software Browser Dialog Box Certificate Mismatch Weakness Release Date:2009-10-01 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3477

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