openSUSE Security Update : python3 (openSUSE-SU-2014:0597-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This python update fixes the following security and non-security
issues :

- bnc#869222: Fixed DoS when opening malicious archives
(CVE-2013-7338).

- bnc#863741: Fixed buffer overflow in
socket.recvfrom_into (CVE-2014-1912).

- bnc#871152: Fixed race condition with umask when
creating directories with os.mkdirs (CVE-2014-2667).

- bnc#637176: Fixed update multilib patch to handle home
install scheme.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00008.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=637176
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=863741
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=869222
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=871152

Solution :

Update the affected python3 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75343 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65179
65379
66521

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7338
CVE-2014-1912
CVE-2014-2667

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