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LIN5-16408 : Security Advisory - python - CVE-2012-2135

Created: Sep 2, 2012    Updated: Dec 19, 2017
Resolved Date: Jul 8, 2014
Previous ID: LIN2-15372
Found In Version: 5.0
Fix Version: 5.0.1.17
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Userspace

Description

The utf-16 decoder in Python 3.1 through 3.3 does not update the aligned_end variable after calling the unicode_decode_call_errorhandler function, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (process memory) or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) via unspecified vectors.

http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2012-2135

Workaround

Unknown

Steps to Reproduce

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