Security update for python-requests

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-requests
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1487-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1111622
Cross-References: CVE-2018-18074
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python2 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for python-requests to version 2.20.1 fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2018-18074: Fixed an information disclosure vulnerability of the HTTP Authorization header (bsc#1111622).

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 Python2 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Python2-15-SP1-2019-1487=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-1487=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python2 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • python2-requests-2.20.1-6.3.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • python3-requests-2.20.1-6.3.2

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