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VPR Score: 4.4
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for python3 provides the following fixes :
These security issues were fixed :
- CVE-2018-1061: Prevent catastrophic backtracking in the difflib.IS_LINE_JUNK method. An attacker could have used this flaw to cause denial of service (bsc#1088004).
- CVE-2018-1060: Prevent catastrophic backtracking in pop3lib's apop() method. An attacker could have used this flaw to cause denial of service (bsc#1088009).
These non-security issues were fixed :
- Sort files and directories when creating tarfile archives so that they are created in a more predictable way. (bsc#1086001)
- Add -fwrapv to OPTS (bsc#1107030)
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected python3 packages.