openSUSE Security Update : python (python-128)

high Nessus Plugin ID 40115

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of python fixes several security vulnerabilities.
(CVE-2008-1679,CVE-2008-1887, CVE-2008-3143, CVE-2008-3142, CVE-2008-3144, CVE-2008-2315, CVE-2008-2316)

Solution

Update the affected python packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=377090

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=379121

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=379534

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=406051

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40115

File Name: suse_11_0_python-080801.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/21/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/1/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1679, CVE-2008-1887, CVE-2008-2315, CVE-2008-2316, CVE-2008-3142, CVE-2008-3143, CVE-2008-3144

CWE: 119, 189