Fedora 33 : python-cairosvg (2021-a2d05a2e65)

high Nessus Plugin ID 145119

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

security fix for GHSA-hq37-853p-g5cf: 'Regular Expression Denial of Service (REDoS)', rated as 'moderate severity' published 17 hours ago by liZe

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Solution

Update the affected python-cairosvg package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2021-a2d05a2e65

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 145119

File Name: fedora_2021-a2d05a2e65.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/20/2021

Updated: 1/20/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:python-cairosvg, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:33

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

Exploit Available: undefined

Patch Publication Date: 1/16/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/16/2021