CVE-2012-0845
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1,SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2,SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1,SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware,SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2,SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1,SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
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CVE-2012-0845

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures

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Upstream information

CVE-2012-0845 at MITRE

Description

SimpleXMLRPCServer.py in SimpleXMLRPCServer in Python before 2.6.8, 2.7.x before 2.7.3, 3.x before 3.1.5, and 3.2.x before 3.2.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via an XML-RPC POST request that contains a smaller amount of data than specified by the Content-Length header.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.96
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 747125 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • python-demo >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-devel >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-doc >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-doc-pdf >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-gdbm >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-idle >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-tk >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • python-devel >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • python-32bit >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-demo >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-devel >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-doc >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-doc-pdf >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-gdbm >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-idle >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-tk >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • libpython2_6-1_0 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-curses >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-devel >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-tk >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-xml >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • libpython2_6-1_0 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • libpython2_6-1_0-32bit >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base-32bit >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-curses >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-devel >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-tk >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-xml >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libpython2_6-1_0 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • libpython2_6-1_0-32bit >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-32bit >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base-32bit >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-curses >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-demo >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-doc >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-doc-pdf >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-gdbm >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-idle >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-tk >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-xml >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libpython2_6-1_0 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-curses >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-demo >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-doc >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-doc-pdf >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-gdbm >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-idle >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-tk >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-xml >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libpython2_6-1_0 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • libpython2_6-1_0-x86 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-base-x86 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-curses >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-demo >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-doc >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-doc-pdf >= 2.6-8.13.2
  • python-gdbm >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-idle >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-tk >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-x86 >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
  • python-xml >= 2.6.8-0.13.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6310
openSUSE 11.4
  • python3 >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-2to3 >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-32bit >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-curses >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-curses-debuginfo >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-dbm >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-dbm-debuginfo >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-debuginfo >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-debuginfo-x86 >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-debugsource >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-demo >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-devel >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-doc >= 3.1-6.1
  • python3-doc-pdf >= 3.1-6.1
  • python3-idle >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-tk >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-tk-debuginfo >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-x86 >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-xml >= 3.1.3-6.5
  • python3-xml-debuginfo >= 3.1.3-6.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2012-302