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CVE-2011-1015 Detail

Description

The is_cgi method in CGIHTTPServer.py in the CGIHTTPServer module in Python 2.5, 2.6, and 3.0 allows remote attackers to read script source code via an HTTP GET request that lacks a / (slash) character at the beginning of the URI.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/09/2011

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.python.org/issue2254 Exploit Patch
http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/c6c4398293bd/ Patch
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/23/27 Exploit Patch
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/24/10 Exploit Patch
http://securitytracker.com/id?1025489
http://svn.python.org/view?view=revision&revision=71303 Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:096
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46541
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1596-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1613-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1613-2
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=680094 Exploit Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-1015
NVD Published Date:
05/09/2011
NVD Last Modified:
05/14/2013