SuSE9 Security Update : Python (YOU Patch Number 12215)

high Nessus Plugin ID 41229


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


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.


Apply YOU patch number 12215.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41229

File Name: suse9_12215.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/24/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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

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: 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