Ubuntu 18.04 LTS : python-cryptography vulnerability (USN-3720-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111269
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionIt was discovered that python-cryptography incorrectly handled certain inputs. An attacker could possibly use this to get access to sensitive information.
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SolutionUpdate the affected python-cryptography and / or python3-cryptography packages.