The Vigil@nce team watches public vulnerabilities impacting your computers, and then offers security solutions, a vigilance database and tools to fix them.

Vulnerability of Python pydoc: file reading via getfile

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

A local attacker can read a file via getfile of Python pydoc, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Vulnerable products: Debian, Fedora, Python.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 30/03/2021.
Références of this bulletin: 42988, CVE-2021-3426, DLA-2619-1, FEDORA-2021-2ab6f060d9, FEDORA-2021-a311bf10d4, VIGILANCE-VUL-34968.

Description of the vulnerability 

A local attacker can read a file via getfile of Python pydoc, in order to obtain...
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

This computer threat impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora, Python.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity weakness.

Solutions for this threat 

Patches for this vulnerability are not yet public.
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

Computer vulnerabilities tracking service 

Vigil@nce provides a computer security patch. The technology watch team tracks security threats targeting the computer system.