Upstream information

CVE-2005-0089 at MITRE

Description

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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 65321, 66193

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • python >= 2.2.1-188
ul1.s390x
slox4,2.x86
suse91.x86
ul1.x86-64
suse91.s390x
ul1.ia64
suse91.ia64
suse91.ppc
suse91.x86-64
suse91.s390
ul1.s390
ul1.ppc
YOU Patch Nr: 9853
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • python >= 2.3.3-88.9
ul1.s390x
slox4,2.x86
suse91.x86
ul1.x86-64
suse91.s390x
ul1.ia64
suse91.ia64
suse91.ppc
suse91.x86-64
suse91.s390
ul1.s390
ul1.ppc
YOU Patch Nr: 9853