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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2019-5010: Security patch for python27, python34, python35, python36 (ALAS-2019-1169)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2019-5010: Security patch for python27, python34, python35, python36 (ALAS-2019-1169)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/31/2019
Created
04/22/2019
Added
04/01/2019
Modified
04/16/2020

Description

An exploitable denial-of-service vulnerability exists in the X509 certificate parser of Python.org Python 2.7.11 / 3.6.6. A specially crafted X509 certificate can cause a NULL pointer dereference, resulting in a denial of service. An attacker can initiate or accept TLS connections using crafted certificates to trigger this vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade--python34
  • amazon-linux-upgrade--python35
  • amazon-linux-upgrade--python36
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python27

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade--python34
  • amazon-linux-upgrade--python35
  • amazon-linux-upgrade--python36
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-python27

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