Ubuntu 4.10 : libapache2-mod-python vulnerabilities (USN-80-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20704
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionGraham Dumpleton discovered an information disclosure in the 'publisher' handle of mod_python. By requesting a carefully crafted URL for a published module page, anybody can obtain extra information about internal variables, objects, and other information which is not intended to be visible.
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.