CVE-2013-1752: poplib unlimited read

poplib: unlimited read from connection.

  • Disclosure date: 2012-09-25 (Python issue #16041 reported)
  • Red Hat impact: Moderate

Fixed In

Vulnerable Versions

  • Python 3.3

Python issue

poplib: unlimited readline() from connection.

  • Python issue: issue #16041
  • Creation date: 2012-09-25
  • Reporter: Christian Heimes

Timeline

Timeline using the disclosure date 2012-09-25 as reference:

  • 2012-09-25: Python issue #16041 reported by Christian Heimes
  • 2014-09-30 (+735 days): commit eaca861
  • 2014-10-11 (+746 days): Python 3.2.6 released
  • 2014-12-06 (+802 days): commit faad6bb
  • 2014-12-10 (+806 days): Python 2.7.9 released
  • 2015-02-23 (+881 days): Python 3.4.3 released
  • 2015-09-09: Python 3.5.0 released