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7PK - Security Features

CVE-2014-3539

Severity High
Score 9.8/10

Summary

base/oi/doa.py in the Rope library before 0.11.0 in CPython (aka Python) allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by leveraging an unsafe call to pickle.load.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-254 - Security Features

Security features are integrated into the application infrastructure to protect its resources and the trusted environment against a known exploit, threat, or vulnerability. However, flawed, disabled, or absent security features expose the application to a variety of attacks. This is a multidimensional vulnerability with broad potential impact. It can lead to defacement, confidentiality compromise, system takeover, etc.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published