FreeBSD : mod_python -- information leakage vulnerability (5192e7ca-7d4f-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Mark J Cox reports :

Graham Dumpleton discovered a flaw which can affect anyone using the
publisher handle of the Apache Software Foundation mod_python. The
publisher handle lets you publish objects inside modules to make them
callable via URL. The flaw allows a carefully crafted URL to obtain
extra information that should not be visible (information leak).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?24c22b73

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18932 (freebsd_pkg_5192e7ca7d4f11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0088

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