openSUSE Security Update : python (openSUSE-2018-511)
High Nessus Plugin ID 110069
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for python fixes the following issues :
Security issues fixed :
- CVE-2017-1000158: Fixed integer overflows in PyString_DecodeEscape that could have resulted in heap-based buffer overflow attacks and possible arbitrary code execution (bsc#1068664).
- CVE-2018-1000030: Fixed crash inside the Python interpreter when multiple threads used the same I/O stream concurrently (bsc#1079300).
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected python packages.