CVE-2012-2135
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CVE-2012-2135

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures

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Upstream information

CVE-2012-2135 at MITRE

Description

The utf-16 decoder in Python 3.1 through 3.3 does not update the aligned_end variable after calling the unicode_decode_call_errorhandler function, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (process memory) or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) via unspecified vectors.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.42
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 758993 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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