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CVE-2018-1061

Description

python before versions 2.7.15, 3.4.9, 3.5.6 and 3.7.0 is vulnerable to catastrophic backtracking in the difflib.IS_LINE_JUNK method. An attacker could use this flaw to cause denial of service.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Jun 19, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: HIGH
Modified Date: Jun 19, 2018

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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