Fedora 27 : python-markdown2 (2018-e52160d0bc)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118048

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

#### python-markdown2 2.3.6 ####

- [pull #282] Add TOC depth option

- [pull #283] Fix to add TOC html to output via CLI

- [pull #284] Do not remove anchors in safe_mode

- [pull #288] fixing cuddled-lists with a single list item

- [pull #292] Fix Wrong rendering of last list element

- [pull #295] link-patterns fix

- [pull #300] Replace a deprecated method

- [pull #301] DeprecationWarning: invalid escape sequence

- [pull #302] Fix 'make test' in Python 3

- [pull #303] Fix CVE-2018-5773

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Solution

Update the affected python-markdown2 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-e52160d0bc

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118048

File Name: fedora_2018-e52160d0bc.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/11

Modified: 2018/10/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:python-markdown2, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5773