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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2015-2296
Last Modified 22 Apr 2015 10:00:25
Published 18 Mar 2015 12:59:03
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2015-2296

Summary

The resolve_redirects function in sessions.py in requests 2.1.0 through 2.5.3 allows remote attackers to conduct session fixation attacks via a cookie without a host value in a redirect.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04

  • Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.10

Application

  • Python-requests Requests 2.1.0

  • Python-requests Requests 2.2.1

  • Python-requests Requests 2.3.0

  • Python-requests Requests 2.4.0

  • Python-requests Requests 2.4.1

  • Python-requests Requests 2.4.2

  • Python-requests Requests 2.4.3

  • Python-requests Requests 2.5.0

  • Python-requests Requests 2.5.1

  • Python-requests Requests 2.5.2

  • Python-requests Requests 2.5.3


References

CONFIRM - https://warehouse.python.org/project/requests/2.6.0/

CONFIRM - https://github.com/kennethreitz/requests/commit/3bd8afbff29e50b38f889b2f688785a669b9aafc

UBUNTU - USN-2531-1

MLIST - [oss-security] 20150314 Re: CVE Request for python-requests session fixation vulnerability

MLIST - [oss-security] 20150314 CVE Request for python-requests session fixation vulnerability

FEDORA - FEDORA-2015-4084

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2015:133

CONFIRM - http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0120.html


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:20