SuSE 10 Security Update : python (ZYPP Patch Number 3750)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29560

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

This update fixes an off-by-one error in the PyLocale_strxfrm() function which can lead to a memory leak. (CVE-2007-2052)

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 3750.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-2052.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29560

File Name: suse_python-3750.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2052

CWE: 189