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Vulnerability title: Lack Of SSL Certificate Validation In Citrix Netscaler

CVE: CVE-2014-2882
Vendor: Citrix
Product: Netscaler
Affected version: All prior to 10.1-122.17/9.3-66.5
Fixed version: 10.1-122.17/9.3-66.5
Reported by: Graham Sutherland


The remote configuration Java applet assigns an empty trust manager to its SSL context, causing it to accept any certificate regardless of validity.


This could allow an attacker to man-in-the-middle communications with the Netscaler appliance.


Exploit code is not required.

Vendor status:

18/10/2013 Advisory created
22/11/2013 Vendor contacted
25/11/2013 Vendor working on a fix
28/04/2014 Fix released
06/05/2014 Published

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