openSUSE Security Update : python-feedparser (openSUSE-SU-2011:0314-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53794


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Various issues in python-feedparser have been fixed, including fixes for crashes due to missing input sanitizaion and a XSS vulnerability.
CVE-2011-1156, CVE-2011-1157, CVE-2011-1158 and CVE-2009-5065 have been assigned to these issues.


Update the affected python-feedparser package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53794

File Name: suse_11_2_python-feedparser-110407.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-feedparser, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/04/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-5065, CVE-2011-1156, CVE-2011-1157, CVE-2011-1158