Patch  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27651
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-0744 -- python security update (moderate) (Deprecated)  

[2.6.6-29.el6_2.2] - if hash randomization is enabled, also enable it within pyexpat Resolves: CVE-2012-0876
[2.6.6-29.el6_2.1] - distutils.config: create ~/.pypirc securely Resolves: CVE-2011-4944 - fix endless loop in SimpleXMLRPCServer upon malformed POST request Resolves: CVE-2012-0845 - send encoding in SimpleHTTPServer.list_directory to protect IE7 against potential XSS attacks Resolves: CVE-2011-4940 - oCERT-2011-003: add -R command-line option and PYTHONHASHSEED environment variable, to provide an opt-in way to protect against denial of service attacks due to hash collisions within the dict and set types Resolves: CVE-2012-1150
Create Date: 2014-11-05 Last Update Date: 2015-02-10

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions) Products: unix
  • Oracle Linux 6
  • python

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Oracle Linux 6.x oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16594
IF : Any one of the following are true Packages match section
IF : tkinter is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2
Linux : RPM Test :  tkinter is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : python-tools is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2
Linux : RPM Test :  python-tools is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
python-tools
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : python-test is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2
Linux : RPM Test :  python-test is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
python-test
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : python-libs is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2
Linux : RPM Test :  python-libs is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
python-libs
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : python-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2
Linux : RPM Test :  python-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
python-devel
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : python is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2
Linux : RPM Test :  python is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:2.6.6-29.el6_2.2 linux : rpminfo_state 

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