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CVE-2007-5741 Detail

Description

Plone 2.5 through 2.5.4 and 3.0 through 3.0.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Python code via network data containing pickled objects for the (1) statusmessages or (2) linkintegrity module, which the module unpickles and executes.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/07/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5741
Original release date:
11/07/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/08/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of plone included in conga/luci packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 or Red Hat Cluster Suite for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://plone.org/about/security/advisories/cve-2007-5741 External Source CONFIRM http://plone.org/about/security/advisories/cve-2007-5741
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1405 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1405
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/483343/100/0/threaded Patch External Source BUGTRAQ 20071106 [CVE-2007-5741] Plone: statusmessages and linkintegrity unsafe network data hotfix
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26354 Patch External Source BID 26354
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3754 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3754
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38288 External Source XF plone-pythoncode-execution(38288)

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