Photon OS 2.0: Python2 PHSA-2020-2.0-0223

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 135308


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of the python2 package has been released.


Update the affected Linux packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 135308

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2020-2_0-0223_python2.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2020/04/10

Updated: 2020/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-18348

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:python2, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/03/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/10/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-18348