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FreeBSD: Python -- HTTP Header Injection in Python urllib (CVE-2016-5699)

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FreeBSD: Python -- HTTP Header Injection in Python urllib (CVE-2016-5699)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
11/24/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/04/2016
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Guido Vranken reports: HTTP header injection in urrlib2/urllib/httplib/http.client with newlines in header values, where newlines have a semantic consequence of denoting the start of an additional header line.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python27
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python33
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python34
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python35

References

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python27
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python33
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python34
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-python35

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