USN-4030-1: web2py vulnerabilities
21 June 2019
Several security issues were fixed in web2py.
- web2py - High-level Python web development framework
It was discovered that web2py does not properly check denied hosts before
verifying passwords. An attacker could possibly use this issue to perform
brute-force attacks. (CVE-2016-10321)
It was discovered that web2py allows remote attackers to obtain
environment variable values. An attacker could possibly use this issue to
gain administrative access. (CVE-2016-3952)
It was discovered that web2py uses a hardcoded encryption key. An
attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2016-3953, CVE-2016-3954, CVE-2016-3957)