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CVE-2011-4213 Detail

Current Description

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

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/30/2011
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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/71062 VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:google:app_engine_python_sdk
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.5.4


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-4213
NVD Published Date:
10/30/2011
NVD Last Modified:
04/10/2019