Photon OS 1.0: Python2 PHSA-2019-1.0-0203

high Nessus Plugin ID 122018

Synopsis

The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

An update of the python2 package has been released.

Solution

Update the affected Linux packages.

See Also

https://github.com/vmware/photon/wiki/Security-Updates-1.0-203.md

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122018

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2019-1_0-0203_python2.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2/7/2019

Updated: 5/23/2022

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-14647

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:python2, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:1.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/18/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/18/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14647