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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2008-3143
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:10:16
Published 01 Aug 2008 10:41:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-3143

Summary

Multiple integer overflows in Python before 2.5.2 might allow context-dependent attackers to have an unknown impact via vectors related to (1) Include/pymem.h; (2) _csv.c, (3) _struct.c, (4) arraymodule.c, (5) audioop.c, (6) binascii.c, (7) cPickle.c, (8) cStringIO.c, (9) cjkcodecs/multibytecodec.c, (10) datetimemodule.c, (11) md5.c, (12) rgbimgmodule.c, and (13) stropmodule.c in Modules/; (14) bufferobject.c, (15) listobject.c, and (16) obmalloc.c in Objects/; (17) Parser/node.c; and (18) asdl.c, (19) ast.c, (20) bltinmodule.c, and (21) compile.c in Python/, as addressed by "checks for integer overflows, contributed by Google."

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Python Software Foundation Python 1.5.2

  • Python Software Foundation Python 1.6.1

  • Python Software Foundation Python 2.0.1

  • Python Software Foundation Python 2.1.3

  • Python Software Foundation Python 2.2.3

  • Python Software Foundation Python 2.3.7

  • Python Software Foundation Python 2.4.5

  • Python Software Foundation Python 2.5.1


References

VUPEN - ADV-2009-3316

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2288

CONFIRM - http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0016.html

UBUNTU - USN-632-1

BID - 30491

BUGTRAQ - 20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components

BUGTRAQ - 20080813 rPSA-2008-0243-1 idle python

CONFIRM - http://www.python.org/download/releases/2.6/NEWS.txt

CONFIRM - http://www.python.org/download/releases/2.5.2/NEWS.txt

CONFIRM - http://www.novell.com/support/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=InfoDocument-patchbuilder-readme5032900

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2008:164

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2008:163

DEBIAN - DSA-1667

CONFIRM - http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0243

CONFIRM - http://svn.python.org/view?rev=60793&view=rev

GENTOO - GLSA-200807-16

SECUNIA - 37471

SECUNIA - 32793

SECUNIA - 31687

SECUNIA - 31518

SECUNIA - 31473

SECUNIA - 31365

SECUNIA - 31332

SUSE - SUSE-SR:2008:017

CONFIRM - http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=232137

Related Patches

Novell SUSE 2008:5490 python security update for SLE 10 i586


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:05