CVE-2012-0845

Published: 14 February 2012

SimpleXMLRPCServer.py in SimpleXMLRPCServer in Python before 2.6.8, 2.7.x before 2.7.3, 3.x before 3.1.5, and 3.2.x before 3.2.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via an XML-RPC POST request that contains a smaller amount of data than specified by the Content-Length header.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
python2.4
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

python2.5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

python2.6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.6.8)
Patches:
Upstream: http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/24244a744d01/
python2.7
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.7.3)
Patches:
Upstream: http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/0c02f30b2538/
python3.1
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Patches:
Upstream: http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/4dd5a94fd3e3/
python3.2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (3.2.3)
Patches:
Upstream: http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/cd67740ce653/