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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2021-3572: Security patch for python-pip (ALAS-2022-1742)

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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2021-3572: Security patch for python-pip (ALAS-2022-1742)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
11/10/2021
Created
07/16/2022
Added
07/04/2022
Modified
07/14/2022

Description

A flaw was found in python-pip in the way it handled Unicode separators in git references. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to install a different revision on a repository. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data integrity. This is fixed in python-pip version 21.1.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-python-pip-wheel
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-python2-pip
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-python3-pip

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