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Vulnerability of Kiwix-desktop: Man-in-the-Middle via Unsecure Catalog Download

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can act as a Man-in-the-Middle via Unsecure Catalog Download on Kiwix-desktop, in order to read or write data in the session.
Impacted products: Fedora.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Creation date: 19/02/2021.
Références of this threat: FEDORA-2021-aa347d2b99, VIGILANCE-VUL-34623.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can act as a Man-in-the-Middle via Unsecure Catalog Download on Kiwix-desktop, in order to read or write data in the session.
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This cybersecurity announce impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet server.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora 33: new kiwix-desktop packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 33: kiwix-desktop 2.0.5-3.fc33
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