SUSE SLES11 Security Update : python-pycrypto (SUSE-SU-2017:1744-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 101259
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for python-pycrypto fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2013-7459: Fixed a potential heap buffer overflow in ALGnew (bsc#1017420).
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch slesctsp4-python-pycrypto-13187=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch slesctsp3-python-pycrypto-13187=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.