Security update for python

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3002-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1109663
Cross-References:CVE-2018-1000802
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for python fixes the following issue:

  • CVE-2018-1000802: Prevent command injection in shutil module (make_archive function) via passage of unfiltered user input (bsc#1109663)

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 Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-2136=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2136=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-debugsource-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-tk-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-tk-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libpython2_7-1_0-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • libpython2_7-1_0-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-base-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-base-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-base-debugsource-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-curses-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-curses-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-debugsource-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-devel-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-gdbm-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-gdbm-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-xml-2.7.14-7.3.1
    • python-xml-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.3.1

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