Security update for python-requests

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-requests
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2027-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1111622
Cross-References: CVE-2018-18074
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for python-requests fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2018-18074: Fixed an issue which could ease attackers to discover credentials by sniffing the network (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 OpenStack Cloud 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-2027=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (noarch):
    • python-requests-2.11.1-6.31.1