Fedora Update for python FEDORA-2010-9565

Published: 2010-07-06 08:05:18
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Summary:
Check for the Version of python

Affected Versions:
python on Fedora 12

Technical Details:
Python is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language often compared to Tcl, Perl, Scheme or Java. Python includes modules, classes, exceptions, very high level dynamic data types and dynamic typing. Python supports interfaces to many system calls and libraries, as well as to various windowing systems (X11, Motif, Tk, Mac and MFC). Programmers can write new built-in modules for Python in C or C++. Python can be used as an extension language for applications that need a programmable interface. This Linux Distribution Package contains most of the standard Python modules, as well as modules for interfacing to the Tix widget set for Tk and RPM. Note that documentation for Python is provided in the python-docs Linux Distribution Package.

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1634
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2089
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2008-5983

References:

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-July/043726.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.9
Published
2010-07-06
Modified
2018-01-05
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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