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FreeBSD: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2022-40897): py39-setuptools58 -- denial of service vulnerability

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FreeBSD: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2022-40897): py39-setuptools58 -- denial of service vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/23/2022
Created
05/05/2023
Added
04/14/2023
Modified
04/14/2023

Description

Python Packaging Authority (PyPA) setuptools before 65.5.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via HTML in a crafted package or custom PackageIndex page. There is a Regular Expression Denial of Service (ReDoS) in package_index.py.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py27-setuptools44
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py39-setuptools
  • freebsd-upgrade-package-py39-setuptools58

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