Upstream information

CVE-2013-5123 at MITRE

Description

The mirroring support (-M, --use-mirrors) in Python Pip before 1.5 uses insecure DNS querying and authenticity checks which allows attackers to perform man-in-the-middle attacks.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Revisit

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.9
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 864406 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP4
  • python-pretend >= 1.0.8-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP4-2019-2505
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • python-ply >= 3.4-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-2505
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
  • python3-pip >= 10.0.1-1.9
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
  • python39-pip >= 20.2.4-7.5.1
  • python39-setuptools >= 44.1.1-7.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP3-2021-2130
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • python2-pip >= 10.0.1-1.9
  • python3-pip >= 10.0.1-1.9
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
  • python-jmespath >= 0.9.2-10.6.1
  • python-jsonschema >= 2.2.0-3.3.1
  • python-paramiko >= 1.18.5-2.15.1
  • python-pip >= 10.0.1-11.6.1
  • python-ply >= 3.4-3.3.1
  • python3-jmespath >= 0.9.2-10.6.1
  • python3-jsonschema >= 2.2.0-3.3.1
  • python3-paramiko >= 1.18.5-2.15.1
  • python3-pip >= 10.0.1-11.6.1
  • python3-ply >= 3.4-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2019-2505
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
  • python-ply >= 3.4-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-2505
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • python-pip >= 10.0.1-11.6.1
  • python-ply >= 3.4-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-2505
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • python3-pip >= 10.0.1-lp150.1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA python3-pip-10.0.1-lp150.1.2
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • python39-pip >= 20.2.4-7.5.1
  • python39-setuptools >= 44.1.1-7.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2021-2130
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • python-pip >= 8.1.2-1.2
  • python2-pip >= 20.0.2-2.6
  • python3-pip >= 9.0.1-1.1
  • python36-pip >= 20.2.4-1.8
  • python38-pip >= 20.2.4-1.8
  • python39-pip >= 20.2.4-1.8
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA python-pip-8.1.2-1.2
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA python2-pip-20.0.2-2.6
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA python36-pip-20.2.4-1.8


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Cloud 4 python-pip Affected
SUSE Cloud 4 Dependencies python-pip Affected
SUSE Cloud 5 python-pip Affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 2.1 python-pip Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 python-ply Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 python-jmespath Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 python-pip Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 python-ply Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 python-tabulate Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 python-ply Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 python-ply Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 python-pip Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 python-pip Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 python-ply Released