Fedora 17 : python-virtualenv-1.9.1-1.fc17 (2013-8221)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fixes two security issues with the bundled copy of pip :

- Insecure tempdir usage CVE-2013-1888

- Uses http:// to download packages instead of https://
See changelog at:
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv#id2 Multiple
bugfixes. See
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv/1.7.1.2 for
information. Multiple bugfixes. See
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv/1.7.1.2 for
information. See changelog at:
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv#id2 Multiple
bugfixes. See
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv/1.7.1.2 for
information. Multiple bugfixes. See
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv/1.7.1.2 for
information. See changelog at:
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv#id2 Multiple
bugfixes. See
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv/1.7.1.2 for
information. Multiple bugfixes. See
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv/1.7.1.2 for
information.

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://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv#id2
http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv/1.7.1.2
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=923974
http://www.nessus.org/u?82c18a90

Solution :

Update the affected python-virtualenv package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66580 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1888

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