FreeBSD : Python 2.7 -- multiple vulnerabilities (9164f51e-ae20-11e7-a633-009c02a2ab30)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 103796

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Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Python reports :

Multiple vulnerabilities have been fixed in Python 2.7.14. Please refer to the CVE list for details.

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?de221edc

http://www.nessus.org/u?171fd83c

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 103796

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9164f51eae2011e7a633009c02a2ab30.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 10/12/2017

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:python27, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 10/11/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/26/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0876, CVE-2016-0718, CVE-2016-4472, CVE-2016-5300, CVE-2016-9063, CVE-2017-9233