openSUSE Security Update : python (openSUSE-2019-2389)

high Nessus Plugin ID 130337

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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-2019-9947: Fixed an insufficient validation of URL paths with embedded whitespace or control characters that could allow HTTP header injections. (bsc#1130840)

- CVE-2019-16056: Fixed a parser issue in the email module. (bsc#1149955)

- CVE-2019-16935: Fixed a reflected XSS in python/Lib/DocXMLRPCServer.py (bsc#1153238).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected python packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1130840

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1149955

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1153238

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 130337

File Name: openSUSE-2019-2389.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/28/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

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

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:H/I:N/A:N

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, 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-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-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python-demo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, 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-32bit-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: 10/27/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/23/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-9947, CVE-2019-16056, CVE-2019-16935