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Vulnerability of Python: overload via Lib/zipfile.py

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an overload via Lib/zipfile.py of Python, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable systems: openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 25/02/2020.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2019-9674, openSUSE-SU-2020:0274-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:0696-1, SUSE-SU-2020:0467-1, SUSE-SU-2020:0510-1, SUSE-SU-2020:0557-1, SUSE-SU-2020:1339-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-31676.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an overload via Lib/zipfile.py of Python, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This cybersecurity weakness impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security vulnerability is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

openSUSE Leap 15.1: new python3 packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: python3 3.6.10-lp151.6.11.1

openSUSE Leap 15.1: new python packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: python 2.7.17-lp151.10.17.1

SUSE LE 12 SP5: new python36 packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP5: python36 3.6.10-4.6.1

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new python2 packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: python 2.7.17-7.38.1

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new python3 packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: python3 3.6.10-3.47.2

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new python packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: python 2.7.17-7.35.1

Wind River Linux: version 10.17.41.20.
The version 10.17.41.20 is fixed:
  https://support2.windriver.com/

Wind River Linux: version 10.18.44.15.
The version 10.18.44.15 is fixed:
  https://support2.windriver.com/

Wind River Linux: version 10.19.45.6.
The version 10.19.45.6 is fixed:
  https://support2.windriver.com/
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