GLSA-201503-10 : Python: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201503-10
(Python: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Python. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A context-dependent attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code or
cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-10

Solution :

All Python 3.3 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-lang/python-3.3.5-r1'
All Python 2.7 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-lang/python-2.7.9-r1'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82009 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1752
CVE-2013-7338
CVE-2014-1912
CVE-2014-2667
CVE-2014-4616
CVE-2014-7185
CVE-2014-9365

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