CVE ID:

CVE-2019-9948

Details:

urllib in Python 2.x through 2.7.16 supports the local_file: scheme, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass protection mechanisms that blacklist file: URIs, as demonstrated by triggering a urllib.urlopen('local_file:///etc/passwd') call.

References:

:https://bugs.python.org/issue35907
:https://github.com/python/cpython/pull/11842

ZeroDayLab Assigned Tags:

BYPASS ACCESS CONTROL
REMOTE
SECURITY BYPASS