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|Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 2:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201811-02 ] Python
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Python: Buffer overflow (GLSA 201811-02)
A buffer overflow in Python might allow remote attackers to cause a
Denial of Service condition.
Python is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming
Vulnerable: < 2.7.15
Unaffected: >= 2.7.15
Architectures: All supported architectures
A buffer overflow vulnerability have been discovered in Python. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, in special situations such as function as a service,
could violate a trust boundary and cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Python users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-lang/python-2.7.15:2.7"
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