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FreeBSD Ports: python, python23, python22, python-devel

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

7.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

14 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following packages are affected: python python23 python22 python-devel CVE-2005-0089 The SimpleXMLRPCServer library module in Python 2.2, 2.3 before 2.3.5, and 2.4, when used by XML-RPC servers that use the register_instance method to register an object without a _dispatch method, allows remote attackers to read or modify globals of the associated module, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via dotted attributes.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://www.python.org/security/PSF-2005-001/ http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/6afa87d3-764b-11d9-b0e7-0000e249a0a2.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)