Fedora 17 : python-2.7.3-3.fc17 / python-docs-2.7.3-1.fc17 (2012-5892) (BEAST)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Rebase of Python 2 ('python') from 2.7.2 to 2.7.3, bringing in
security fixes, along with numerous other bugfixes.

See http://python.org/download/releases/2.7.3/

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://python.org/download/releases/2.7.3/
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=750555
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=789790
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=812068
http://www.nessus.org/u?da059612
http://www.nessus.org/u?c0e5e969

Solution :

Update the affected python and / or python-docs packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58956 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49778
51239
51996

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3389
CVE-2012-0845
CVE-2012-1150

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