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Python27.dll Used In Windows Nmap Is Insecure
From: Liam <liamtr () gmail com>
Date: Tue, 05 Jun 2012 18:20:41 +1000

There are security issues with python27.dll which is distributed in the latest versions of Nmap for Windows. See here:

"Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Python, which can be exploited by malicious people to disclose potentially sensitive information, hijack a user's session, and cause a DoS (Denial of Service)."

I haven't done any testing myself so i cannot confirm if these issues would specifically impact Windows Nmap users, but i figured i would report the issue none the less and let you guys look into it.


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