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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0089

The SimpleXMLRPCServer library module in Python 2.2, 2.3 before 2.3.5, and 2.4, when used by XML-RPC servers that use the register_instance method to register an object without a _dispatch method, allows remote attackers to read or modify globals of the associated module, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via dotted attributes.
Publish Date : 2005-05-02 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2005-01-30 2005-02-03
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-0089 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20050089 unix
RHSA-2005:108: python security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005108 unix
RHSA-2005:108: python security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050108 unix
RHSA-2005:109: python security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050109 unix
RHSA-2005:109: python security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005109 unix
Sendmail before 8.13.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via deeply nested, malformed multipart MIME ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9811 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-0089

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Python Software Foundation Python 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Python Software Foundation Python 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Python Software Foundation Python 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Python Software Foundation Python 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Python Software Foundation Python 2.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Python Software Foundation Python 2.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Python Software Foundation Python 2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Python Software Foundation Python 7

- References For CVE-2005-0089

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/19217
XF python-simplexmlrpcserver-bypass(19217)
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-108.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:108
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12437
BID 12437 Python SimpleXMLRPCServer Library Module Unauthorized Access Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2005/0003/
TRUSTIX 2005-0003
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013083
SECTRACK 1013083
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-666
DEBIAN DSA-666
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:035
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2005:035
http://www.python.org/security/PSF-2005-001/ CONFIRM
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110746469728728&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20050203 Python Security Advisory PSF-2005-001 - SimpleXMLRPCServer.py
http://python.org/security/PSF-2005-001/patch-2.2.txt CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0089

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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