Security update for python-requests

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-requests
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2047-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1111622
Cross-References: CVE-2018-18074
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


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 OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-9-2019-2047=1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-9-2019-2047=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 (noarch):
    • python-requests-2.20.1-4.3.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 (noarch):
    • python-requests-2.20.1-4.3.1