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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2019-16935

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/ in Python 2.x, and in Lib/xmlrpc/ 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.
Publish Date : 2019-09-28 Last Update Date : 2023-01-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2020:1605: python27:2.7 security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20201605 unix
RHSA-2020:3888: python3 security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20203888 unix
RHSA-2020:3911: python security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20203911 unix
RHSA-2020:4433: python3 security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20204433 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-2019-16935

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 16.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 18.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 19.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 9.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Python Python * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5
Debian Debian Linux 1
Python Python 1

- References For CVE-2019-16935[email protected]/message/OYGESQSGIHDCIGOBVF7VXCMIE6YDWRYB/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-a268ba7b23
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2020:0086
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20200715 [SECURITY] [DLA 2280-1] python3.5 security update
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20210417 [SECURITY] [DLA 2628-1] python2.7 security update[email protected]/message/BEARDOTXCYPYELKBD2KWZ27GSPXDI3GQ/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-7ec5bb5d22[email protected]/message/COATURTCY7G67AYI6UDV5B2JZTBCKIDX/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-758824a3ff[email protected]/message/4X3HW5JRZ7GCPSR7UHJOLD7AWLTQCDVR/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-57462fa10d[email protected]/message/ZBTGPBUABGXZ7WH7677OEM3NSP6ZEA76/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-74ba24605e[email protected]/message/JCPGLTTOBB3QEARDX4JOYURP6ELNNA2V/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-d202cda4f8
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2019:2453[email protected]/message/K7HNVIFMETMFWWWUNTB72KYJYXCZOS5V/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-0d3fcae639[email protected]/message/M34WOYCDKTDE5KLUACE2YIEH7D37KHRX/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-b06ec6159b
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2019:2438
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2019:2389
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2019:2393

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2019-16935

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

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