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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for python-oauth2 (ALAS-2014-425) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for python-oauth2 (ALAS-2014-425) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
05/20/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/16/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The (1) make_nonce, (2) generate_nonce, and (3) generate_verifier functions in SimpleGeo python-oauth2 uses weak random numbers to generate nonces, which makes it easier for remote attackers to guess the nonce via a brute force attack.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python-oauth2

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python-oauth2

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