Security update for python-urllib3

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-urllib3
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2021:0515-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1177211
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for python-urllib3 fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2020-26116: Raise ValueError if method contains control characters and thus prevent CRLF injection into URLs (bsc#1177211).

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 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2021-515=1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2021-515=1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8:
    zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2021-515=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-5.15.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-5.15.1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8 (noarch):
    • python-urllib3-1.22-5.15.1