Scientific Linux Security Update : python on SL6.x i386/x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 125916


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- python: Information Disclosure due to urlsplit improper NFKC normalization (CVE-2019-9636)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 125916

File Name: sl_20190613_python_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/06/14

Updated: 2020/01/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/06/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/03/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-9636