CVE-2013-1753

HIGH
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Description

The gzip_decode function in the xmlrpc client library in Python 3.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted HTTP request.

References

https://bugs.python.org/issue16043

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-03-11

Updated: 2020-10-21

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (12 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
133259SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : python (SUSE-SU-2020:0234-1) (BEAST) (httpoxy)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
87570Scientific Linux Security Update : python on SL7.x x86_64 (20151119)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
critical
87129CentOS 7 : python (CESA-2015:2101)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
critical
87020Oracle Linux 7 : python (ELSA-2015-2101)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
critical
86968RHEL 7 : python (RHSA-2015:2101)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
85250SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : python (SUSE-SU-2015:1344-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
84428Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 14.10 : python2.7, python3.2, python3.4 vulnerabilities (USN-2653-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
84369Amazon Linux AMI : python27 (ALAS-2015-552)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
high
82328Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : python (MDVSA-2015:075)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
75315openSUSE Security Update : python3 (openSUSE-SU-2014:0498-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
75294openSUSE Security Update : python (openSUSE-SU-2014:0380-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
73449Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : python (MDVSA-2014:074)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
medium