Security update for python-urllib3

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-urllib3
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2370-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1119376 #1129071 #1132663 #1132900
Cross-References:CVE-2018-20060 CVE-2019-11236 CVE-2019-11324 CVE-2019-9740
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0

An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for python-urllib3 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2019-9740: Fixed CRLF injection issue (bsc#1129071).
  • CVE-2019-11324: Fixed invalid CA certificat verification (bsc#1132900).
  • CVE-2019-11236: Fixed CRLF injection via request parameter (bsc#1132663).
  • CVE-2018-20060: Remove Authorization header when redirecting cross-host (bsc#1119376).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.2-2019-2370=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2019-2370=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-5-2019-2370=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2019-2370=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-3.14.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-3.14.1
    • python3-urllib3-1.22-3.14.1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-3.14.1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-3.14.1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-3.14.1