CentOS: Security Advisory for python-reportlab (CESA-2020:0197)

Published: 2020-01-29 04:01:11
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'python-reportlab' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the CESA-2020:0197 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Python-reportlab is a library used for generation of PDF documents. Security Fix(es): * python-reportlab: code injection in colors.py allows attacker to execute code (CVE-2019-17626) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Affected Versions:
'python-reportlab' Linux Distribution Package(s) on CentOS 6.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-17626

References:

https://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2020-January/035609.html

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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