openSUSE Security Update : python3 (openSUSE-2021-331)

high Nessus Plugin ID 146851
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VPR Score: 8.4

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for python3 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2021-3177: Fixed buffer overflow in PyCArg_repr in
_ctypes/callproc.c, which may lead to remote code execution (bsc#1181126).

- Provide the newest setuptools wheel (bsc#1176262, CVE-2019-20916) in their correct form (bsc#1180686).

Solution

Update the affected python3 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1176262

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1179756

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1180686

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1181126

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 146851

File Name: openSUSE-2021-331.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/25/2021

Updated: 3/1/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 8.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpython3_6m1_0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-base-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-core-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-curses, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-curses-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-dbm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-dbm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-doc-devhelp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-idle, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-testsuite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-testsuite-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-tk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-tk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.2

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/22/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/4/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-20916, CVE-2021-3177