Arbitrary File Read Affecting piexif Open this link in a new tab package, versions [0,]


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    High

  • Confidentiality

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-PYTHON-PIEXIF-2312874

  • published

    8 May 2022

  • disclosed

    8 Dec 2021

  • credit

    homm

Introduced: 8 Dec 2021

CWE-22 Open this link in a new tab

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for piexif.

Overview

piexif is a package intended to simplify exif manipulations with Python. Writing, reading, and more…

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Arbitrary File Read due to missing sanitization in piexif.load which accepts both filenames and raw data, leading to a possible file read.

References