EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : python (EulerOS-SA-2019-1055)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 122382
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
DescriptionAccording to the versions of the python packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- python: DOS via regular expression backtracking in difflib.IS_LINE_JUNK method in difflib (CVE-2018-1061)
- python: DOS via regular expression catastrophic backtracking in apop() method in pop3lib (CVE-2018-1060)
- python: Missing salt initialization in _elementtree.c module(CVE-2018-14647)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected python packages.