Mageia 2019-0259: python-urllib3 security update

    Date06 Sep 2019
    CategoryMageia
    490
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that urllib3 incorrectly stripped certain characters from requests. A remote attacker could use this issue to perform CRLF injection (CVE-2019-11236). References:
    MGASA-2019-0259 - Updated python-urllib3 packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 06 Sep 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0259.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-11236
    
    It was discovered that urllib3 incorrectly stripped certain characters
    from requests. A remote attacker could use this issue to perform CRLF
    injection (CVE-2019-11236).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=23880
    - https://usn.ubuntu.com/3990-1/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-11236
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/python-urllib3-1.24.3-1.mga7
    

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