Buffer overflow vulnerability in python via a crafted string
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:20982||Date: (C)2014-09-02 (M)2017-08-16|
|Class: VULNERABILITY||Family: unix|
The host is installed with Python 2.5 before 2.7.7 and is prone to a buffer overflow vulnerability. A flaw is present in the application, which fails to handle a crafted string. Successful exploitation could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted string.
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6|