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CVE-2019-16935 Detail

Current Description

The documentation XML-RPC server in Python through 2.7.16, 3.x through 3.6.9, and 3.7.x through 3.7.4 has XSS via the server_title field. This occurs in Lib/DocXMLRPCServer.py in Python 2.x, and in Lib/xmlrpc/server.py in Python 3.x. If set_server_title is called with untrusted input, arbitrary JavaScript can be delivered to clients that visit the http URL for this server.

Source:  MITRE
View Analysis Description

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00062.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00063.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-11/msg00012.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-11/msg00021.html
https://bugs.python.org/issue38243 Exploit Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/python/cpython/blob/35c0809158be7feae4c4f877a08b93baea2d8291/Lib/xmlrpc/server.py#L897 Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/python/cpython/blob/e007860b8b3609ce0bc62b1780efaa06241520bd/Lib/DocXMLRPCServer.py#L213 Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/python/cpython/pull/16373 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/4X3HW5JRZ7GCPSR7UHJOLD7AWLTQCDVR/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/COATURTCY7G67AYI6UDV5B2JZTBCKIDX/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/JCPGLTTOBB3QEARDX4JOYURP6ELNNA2V/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/K7HNVIFMETMFWWWUNTB72KYJYXCZOS5V/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/M34WOYCDKTDE5KLUACE2YIEH7D37KHRX/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/ZBTGPBUABGXZ7WH7677OEM3NSP6ZEA76/
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20191017-0004/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4151-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4151-2/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:python:python:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.7.16
 cpe:2.3:a:python:python:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
3.0
Up to (including)
3.6.9
 cpe:2.3:a:python:python:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
3.7.0
Up to (including)
3.7.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-16935
NVD Published Date:
09/27/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019