Python vulnerability

ID USN-73-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2005-02-04T00:00:00


The Python developers discovered a flaw in the SimpleXMLRPCServer
module. Python XML-RPC servers that used the register_instance()
method to register an object, but do not have a _dispatch() method,
allowed remote users to access or change function internals using the
im__ and func__ attributes.