openSUSE Security Update : python3 (openSUSE-2020-274)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 134197

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for python3 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-9674: Improved the documentation to reflect the dangers of zip-bombs (bsc#1162825).

- CVE-2020-8492: Fixed a regular expression in urrlib that was prone to denial of service via HTTP (bsc#1162367).

Non-security issue fixed :

- If the locale is 'C', coerce it to C.UTF-8 (bsc#1162423).

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=1162224

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1162367

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1162423

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1162825

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 134197

File Name: openSUSE-2020-274.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/2/2020

Updated: 7/31/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-8492

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/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:15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-base:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-curses:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-curses-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-dbm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-dbm-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-devel-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-idle:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-tk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-tk-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-tools:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-testsuite:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-testsuite-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-32bit-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-32bit-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-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: 3/1/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/30/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-8492, CVE-2019-9674

IAVA: 2020-A-0103-S