Security update for python

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0972-1
Rating: important
References: #1129346 #1130847
Cross-References: CVE-2019-9636 CVE-2019-9948
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

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

  • CVE-2019-9948: Fixed a 'file:' blacklist bypass in URIs by using the 'local-file:' scheme instead (bsc#1130847).
  • CVE-2019-9636: Fixed an information disclosure because of incorrect handling of Unicode encoding during NFKC normalization (bsc#1129346).

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 Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-972=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2019-972=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-972=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-debugsource-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-demo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-idle-2.7.14-7.11.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (noarch):
    • python-doc-2.7.14-7.11.2
    • python-doc-pdf-2.7.14-7.11.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-debugsource-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-tk-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-tk-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libpython2_7-1_0-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • libpython2_7-1_0-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-base-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-base-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-base-debugsource-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-curses-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-curses-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-debugsource-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-devel-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-gdbm-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-gdbm-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-xml-2.7.14-7.11.1
    • python-xml-debuginfo-2.7.14-7.11.1

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