CVE-2016-3957

Priority
Description
The secure_load function in gluon/utils.py in web2py before 2.14.2 uses
pickle.loads to deserialize session information stored in cookies, which
might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by leveraging
knowledge of encryption_key.
Notes
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was not-affected [code not present])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.12.3-1ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
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Updated: 2020-07-28 19:57:21 UTC (commit d26b6ca9f5b3adb89bb036ce73ae7dab894935ec)