*** This bug has been split off bug 146645 ***
------- Original comment by Josh Bressers (Security Response Team) on 2005.01.31
The Python folks have discovered a flaw in SimpleXMLRPCServer that can
affect any XML-RPC servers. This affects any programs have been written
that allow remote untrusted users to do unrestricted traversal and can
allow them to access or change function internals using the im_* and
Created attachment 110431 [details]
Upstream patch for this issue.
Public, removing embargo
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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