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<glsa id="201507-09">
<title>PyPAM: Arbitrary code execution</title>
<synopsis>A double free vulnerability in PyPAM could result in execution of
arbitrary code or Denial of Service.
<product type="ebuild">pypam</product>
<announced>July 09, 2015</announced>
<revised>July 09, 2015: 1</revised>
<package name="dev-python/pypam" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">0.5.0-r3</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">0.5.0-r3</vulnerable>
<p>PyPAM is a PAM binding for Python.</p>
<p>PyPAM does not handle passwords correctly if there is NULL byte in the
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code or cause a
Denial of Service condition.
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
<p>All PyPAM users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=dev-python/pypam-0.5.0-r3"
<uri link="">CVE-2012-1502</uri>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Sun, 21 Jun 2015 03:25:05 +0000">
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Thu, 09 Jul 2015 18:51:16 +0000">Zlogene</metadata>