|Category:||Denial of Service|
|Title:||Python <= 3.8.3 DoS Vulnerability (Windows)|
|Summary:||Python is prone to a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability.|
Python is prone to a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability.
An attacker is able to craft a TAR archive leading to an infinite loop
when opened by tarfile.open, because _proc_pax lacks header validation.
Successful exploitation would allow an attacker
to deny legitimate users access to the application or exhaust a system's resources.
Python through version 3.8.3.
No known solution is available as of 16th July, 2020.
Information regarding this issue will be updated once solution details are available.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2019-20907|
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