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CVE-2011-1015

Impact: Low
Public: 2008-03-07
Bugzilla: 680094: CVE-2011-1015 python (CGIHTTPServer): CGI script source code disclosure
IAVA: 2012-A-0020

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

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.

Find out more about CVE-2011-1015 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (python) RHSA-2011:0491 May 05, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (python) RHSA-2011:0492 May 05, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 RHSA-2011:0554 May 19, 2011

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