Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : python (MDVSA-2014:197)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated python packages fix security vulnerability :

Python before 2.7.8 is vulnerable to an integer overflow in the buffer
type (CVE-2014-7185).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0399.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 78613 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70089

CVE ID: CVE-2014-7185

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