Denial of Service
Exploitation of this vulnerability will render the service on the affected system unresponsive for a limited time. Attackers can continue sending malicious payloads to continue the denial of service condition indefinitely.
BeyondTrust Prevention and Detection:
BeyondTrust's Retina® Network Security Scanner scans devices to detect for this vulnerability.
- 31951 - Python Hash Collision Denial of Service Vulnerability (20131218) - Windows
- 31952 - Python Hash Collision Denial of Service Vulnerability (20131218) - UNIX/Linux
No mitigation exists.