openSUSE 10 Security Update : python (python-5848)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35332

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Integer Overflows in the python imageop module potentially allowed attackers to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2008-4864).

Solution

Update the affected python packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35332

File Name: suse_python-5848.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/01/11

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-curses, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-gdbm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-idle, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-tk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-xml, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4864

CWE: 189