Bug 1264067 (CVE-2015-7337)

Summary: CVE-2015-7337 ipython: Maliciously crafted files can be executed due to wrong file type determination
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Adam Mariš <amaris>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Description Adam Mariš 2015-09-17 12:29:40 UTC
A vulnerability in IPython allowing maliciously forged file to be opened for editing that could execute javascript code, specifically by being redirected to /files/ due to the mistakenly treating the file as plain text. Versions >= 3.0 and <= 3.2.1 of IPython are affected.

Upstream patch:

https://github.com/ipython/ipython/commit/0a8096adf165e2465550bd5893d7e352544e5967

CVE request:

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2015/q3/558

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2015-09-17 12:30:10 UTC
Created ipython tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-7 [bug 1264068]

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2015-09-25 07:57:17 UTC
ipython-3.2.1-3.fc23 has been pushed to the Fedora 23 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.