Scientific Linux Security Update : python-twisted-web on SL7.x x86_64 (2022:4930)

high Nessus Plugin ID 161974


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote Scientific Linux 7 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the SLSA-2022:4930-1 advisory.

- python-twisted: possible http request smuggling (CVE-2022-24801)

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-twisted-web package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 161974

File Name: sl_20220608_python_twisted_web_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/9/2022

Updated: 6/9/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-24801


Risk Factor: High

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:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:python-twisted-web

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/8/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/4/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-24801