Public Date:
878945: CVE-2012-5488 conga (Plone): Restricted Python injection
It was discovered that Plone, included as a part of luci, did not properly protect the privilege of running RestrictedPython scripts. A remote attacker could use a specially crafted URL that, when processed, would allow the attacker to submit and perform expensive computations or, in conjunction with other attacks, be able to access or alter privileged information.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5488 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Clustering (v. 5 server) (conga) RHSA-2014:1194 2014-09-16

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 conga Affected

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