Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Ryan Smith-Roberts discovered that Python incorrectly handled buffer
sizes when using the socket.recvfrom_into() function. An attacker
could possibly use this issue to cause Python to crash, resulting in
denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true