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CVE-2011-4944

Description

Python 2.6 through 3.2 creates ~/.pypirc with world-readable permissions before changing them after data has been written, which introduces a race condition that allows local users to obtain a username and password by reading this file.


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Debian 12 python2.7 2.7.18-13.2
Debian 11 python2.7 2.7.18-8
Debian 10 python2.7 2.7.16-2+deb10u1
Debian 999 python2.7 2.7.18-13.2

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