SuSE 10 Security Update : Python (ZYPP Patch Number 7314)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

With this update of Python :

- a race condition in the accept() implementation of
smtpd.py could lead to a denial of service.
(CVE-2010-3493)

- integer overflows and insufficient size checks could
crash the audioop and rgbimg modules. (CVE-2010-2089 /
CVE-2010-1634 / CVE-2009-4134 / CVE-2010-1449 /
CVE-2010-1450)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-4134.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1449.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1450.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1634.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2089.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-3493.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7314.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51642 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4134
CVE-2010-1449
CVE-2010-1450
CVE-2010-1634
CVE-2010-2089
CVE-2010-3493

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