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Debian LTS Advisory DLA-2488-1              [email protected]
https://www.debian.org/lts/security/                      Utkarsh Gupta
December 10, 2020                           https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
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Package        : python-apt
Version        : 1.4.2
CVE ID         : CVE-2020-27351

Various memory and file descriptor leaks were discovered in the Python
interface to the APT package management runtime library, which could
result in denial of service.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your python-apt packages.

For the detailed security status of python-apt please refer to
its security tracker page at:

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS