CVE Reference: CVE-2011-1015

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2011-1015

Description:
The is_cgi method in CGIHTTPServer.py in the CGIHTTPServer module in Python 2.5, 2.6, and 3.0 allows remote attackers to read script source code via an HTTP GET request that lacks a / (slash) character at the beginning of the URI.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1596-1
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1613-2
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1613-1

ST
  1025489

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA50858
  Secunia Advisory: SA51024
  Secunia Advisory: SA51040

MLIST
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/24/10
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/02/23/27

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:096

CONFIRM
  http://svn.python.org/view?view=revision&revision=71303
  http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/c6c4398293bd/
  http://bugs.python.org/issue2254

BID
  46541


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