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CVE-2008-6547 Detail

Description

schema.py in FormEncode for Python (python-formencode) 1.0 does not apply the chained_validators feature, which allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/29/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/download.php?group_id=91231&atid=596416&file_id=271779&aid=1925164 Patch
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1925164&group_id=91231&atid=596416
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30282
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43878
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00607.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:formencode:formencode:1.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-6547
NVD Published Date:
03/29/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017