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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-5636: Security patch for python26,python27,python34 (ALAS-2016-724)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-5636: Security patch for python26,python27,python34 (ALAS-2016-724)

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/20/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/22/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Integer overflow in the get_data function in zipimport.c in CPython (aka Python) before 2.7.12, 3.x before 3.4.5, and 3.5.x before 3.5.2 allows remote attackers to have unspecified impact via a negative data size value, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python26
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python27
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python34

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python26
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python27
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python34

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