SuSE9 Security Update : Python (YOU Patch Number 12215)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41229

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

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)

Note: for SLE10 a non-security bug in mmap was fixed too.

Solution

Apply YOU patch number 12215.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-1679.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-1887.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-2315.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-2316.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-3142.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-3143.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-3144.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41229

File Name: suse9_12215.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Updated: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Patch Publication Date: 2008/08/01

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