DescriptionA code injection issue was discovered in PyXDG before 0.26 via crafted Python code in a Category element of a Menu XML document in a .menu file. XDG_CONFIG_DIRS must be set up to trigger xdg.Menu.parse parsing within the directory containing this file. This is due to a lack of sanitization in xdg/Menu.py before an eval call.
Overall state of this security issue: Pending
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15||python-pyxdg||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1||python-pyxdg||Unsupported|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python 2 15 SP1||python-pyxdg||Unsupported|