openSUSE Security Update : python3 (openSUSE-2019-2438)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 130579
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for python3 to 3.6.9 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- 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).

Non-security issues fixed :

- Fixed regression of OpenSSL 1.1.1b-1 in EVP_PBE_scrypt() with salt=NULL. (bsc#1151490)

- Improved locale handling by implementing PEP 538.

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

Solution

Update the affected python3 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1149121

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1149792

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

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1151490

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

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 130579

File Name: openSUSE-2019-2438.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/6/2019

Updated: 12/17/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-curses, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-curses-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-dbm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-dbm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-idle, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-testsuite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-testsuite-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-tk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-tk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/5/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/6/2019

Reference Information

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