Fedora 16 : python-2.7.3-1.fc16 / python-docs-2.7.3-1.fc16 (2012-5924) (BEAST)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Rebase of Python 2 ('python' and 'python-docs') from 2.7.2 to 2.7.3
bringing in security fixes, along with 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?16ed5efa
http://www.nessus.org/u?b6c0f47e

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: 58997 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49778
51239
51996

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

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