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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-5699: Security patch for python26,python27,python34 (ALAS-2016-724)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-5699: Security patch for python26,python27,python34 (ALAS-2016-724)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/20/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/22/2016
Modified
02/02/2018

Description

CRLF injection vulnerability in the HTTPConnection.putheader function in urllib2 and urllib in CPython (aka Python) before 2.7.10 and 3.x before 3.4.4 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTTP headers via CRLF sequences in a URL.

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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