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CVE-2011-4212 Detail

Current Description

The sandbox environment in the Google App Engine Python SDK before 1.5.4 does not properly prevent os.popen calls, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions and execute arbitrary commands via a dev_appserver.RestrictedPathFunction._original_os reference within the code parameter to _ah/admin/interactive/execute, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-1364.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.watchfire.com/files/googleappenginesdk.pdf Exploit
http://code.google.com/p/googleappengine/wiki/SdkReleaseNotes Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/71063

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:google:app_engine_python_sdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.5.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-4212
NVD Published Date:
10/30/2011
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017