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Vigil@nce: Zope, denial of service

August 2008 by Vigil@nce

SYNTHESIS

A remote attacker can execute tests or shutdown Zope instance in order to create a denial of service.

Gravity: 3/4

Consequences: denial of service of service

Provenance: internet client

Means of attack: no proof of concept, no attack

Ability of attacker: expert (4/4)

Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5)

Diffusion of the vulnerable configuration: high (3/3)

Creation date: 13/08/2008

Identifier: VIGILANCE-VUL-8027

IMPACTED PRODUCTS - Zope [confidential versions]

DESCRIPTION

Zope 2 server permit to edit python script.

Thanks to this language, it is possible to:
- import "test" module in order to execute several tests on the application : return ’foo’.encode(’test.testall’)
- execute a command to shutdown Zope instance : raise SystemExit

A remote attacker can therefore execute tests or shutdown Zope instance in order to create a denial of service.

CHARACTERISTICS

Identifiers: VIGILANCE-VUL-8027

https://vigilance.aql.fr/tree/1/8027




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