CVE-2019-9636 – Python 2.7.x through 2.7.16 and 3.x through 3.7.2 is affected by: Improper Handling of Uni …

Vuln ID: CVE-2019-9636

Published:  2019-03-08  21:29:00Z

Description: Python 2.7.x through 2.7.16 and 3.x through 3.7.2 is affected by: Improper Handling of Unicode Encoding (with an incorrect netloc) during NFKC normalization. The impact is: Information disclosure (credentials, cookies, etc. that are cached against a given hostname). The components are: urllib.parse.urlsplit, urllib.parse.urlparse. The attack vector is: A specially crafted URL could be incorrectly parsed to locate cookies or authentication data and send that information to a different host than when parsed correctly.

Source: NVD.NIST.GOV

 

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