Fedora 32 : python3 / python3-docs (2020-c3b07cc5c9)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 139217
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VPR Score: 4.4


The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


Python update to 3.8.5. This is the fifth maintenance release of Python 3.8. It's been released out of schedule due to important security content. For details please consult [the change log](https://docs.python.org/release/3.8.5/whatsnew/changelog.html#pyt hon-3-8-5-final). Please upgrade at your earliest convenience.
Contains security fix of CVE-2019-20907.


Update to 3.8.4. Contains security fix of CVE-2020-14422.

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Update the affected python3 and / or python3-docs packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 139217

File Name: fedora_2020-c3b07cc5c9.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/31/2020

Updated: 2/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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:N/I:N/A:H

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:python3, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:python3-docs, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:32

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/30/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/18/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-20907, CVE-2020-14422

FEDORA: 2020-c3b07cc5c9

IAVA: 2020-A-0340-S