CVE-2002-0185

Current Description

mod_python version 2.7.6 and earlier allows a module indirectly imported by a published module to then be accessed via the publisher, which allows remote attackers to call possibly dangerous functions from the imported module.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 16, 2002
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationApacheMod Python********2.7.6

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Apache Mod Python *

References

NameSourceURLTags
CLA-2002:477http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000477CONECTIVA
modpython-imported-module-access(8997)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8997.phpXF
http://www.modpython.org/pipermail/mod_python/2002-April/001991.htmlhttp://www.modpython.org/pipermail/mod_python/2002-April/001991.htmlMISCVendor Advisory
http://www.modpython.org/pipermail/mod_python/2002-April/002003.htmlhttp://www.modpython.org/pipermail/mod_python/2002-April/002003.htmlMISCVendor Advisory
RHSA-2002:070http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-070.htmlREDHAT
4656http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4656BID