RHEL 8 : python-pillow (RHSA-2020:3299)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 139319


The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.


The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2020:3299 advisory.

- python-pillow: out-of-bounds reads/writes in the parsing of SGI image files in expandrow/expandrow2 (CVE-2020-11538)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected python-pillow-debugsource and / or python3-pillow packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 139319

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-3299.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/08/04

Updated: 2020/08/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-11538

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_eus:8.1, cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_eus:8.1::appstream, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8.1, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:python-pillow-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:python3-pillow

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/08/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/06/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-11538

RHSA: 2020:3299

CWE: 122