openSUSE Security Update : python (openSUSE-2019-292)

high Nessus Plugin ID 122642

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for python fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-5010: Fixed a denial-of-service vulnerability in the X509 certificate parser (bsc#1122191).

- CVE-2018-14647: Fixed a denial-of-service vulnerability in Expat (bsc#1109847).

Non-security issue fixed :

- Fixed a bug where PyWeakReference struct was not initialized correctly leading to a crash (bsc#1073748).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected python packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1073748

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1109847

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1122191

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122642

File Name: openSUSE-2019-292.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/6/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:42.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython2_7-1_0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython2_7-1_0-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython2_7-1_0-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython2_7-1_0-debuginfo-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-base:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-base-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-base-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-base-debuginfo-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-base-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-curses:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-curses-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-debuginfo-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-demo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-doc-pdf:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-gdbm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-gdbm-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-idle:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-tk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-tk-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-xml:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-xml-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/5/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/25/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14647, CVE-2019-5010