SuSE 11.3 Security Update : python-setuptools (SAT Patch Number 9116)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

python-setuptools so far used only HTTP to retrieve packages, which
could have lead to man in the middle attacks on newly installed python

This update adjusts it to use HTTPS, guaranteeing better connection

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9116.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73512 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1633

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