Python vulnerability

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

Description

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.