Security update for python-M2Crypto

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-M2Crypto
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2022:2691-1
Rating: important
References: #1178829
Cross-References:CVE-2020-25657
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15-SP4
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
  • SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
  • SUSE Manager Server 4.3
  • openSUSE Leap 15.4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for python-M2Crypto fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2020-25657: Fixed Bleichenbacher timing attacks in the RSA decryption API (bsc#1178829).

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:

  • openSUSE Leap 15.4:
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.4-2022-2691=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP4-2022-2691=1

Package List:

  • openSUSE Leap 15.4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python-M2Crypto-debugsource-0.38.0-150400.3.6.1
    • python3-M2Crypto-0.38.0-150400.3.6.1
    • python3-M2Crypto-debuginfo-0.38.0-150400.3.6.1
  • openSUSE Leap 15.4 (noarch):
    • python-M2Crypto-doc-0.38.0-150400.3.6.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python-M2Crypto-debugsource-0.38.0-150400.3.6.1
    • python3-M2Crypto-0.38.0-150400.3.6.1
    • python3-M2Crypto-debuginfo-0.38.0-150400.3.6.1

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