Fedora: Security Advisory for python-pygments (FEDORA-2021-33abbae37b)

Published: 2021-02-08 04:08:37

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

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'python-pygments' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2021-33abbae37b advisory.

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

Technical Details:
Pygments is a generic syntax highlighter for general use in all kinds of software such as forum systems, wikis or other applications that need to prettify source code. Highlights are: * a wide range of common languages and markup formats is supported * special attention is paid to details that increase highlighting quality * support for new languages and formats are added easily, most languages use a simple regex-based lexing mechanism * a number of output formats is available, among them HTML, RTF, LaTeX and ANSI sequences * it is usable as a command-line tool and as a library * ... and it highlights even Brainf*ck!

Affected Versions:
'python-pygments' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Fedora 32.

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

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

References:


https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce%40lists.fedoraproject.org/message/RZGJ3S4TSKRDVFCLUEEGHO4TBKBYWE5U

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2021-02-08
Modified
2021-02-12
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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