USN-1779-1: GNOME Online Accounts vulnerability
25 March 2013
GNOME Online Accounts could be made to expose sensitive information over the network.
- gnome-online-accounts - GNOME Online Accounts
It was discovered that GNOME Online Accounts did not properly check SSL
certificates when configuring online accounts. If a remote attacker were
able to perform a machine-in-the-middle attack, this flaw could be exploited to
alter or compromise credentials and confidential information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.