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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 122642

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: Medium

ID: 122642

File Name: openSUSE-2019-292.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/03/06

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/03/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/09/25

Reference Information

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