Mageia 2020-0160: python-nltk security update

    Date 05 Apr 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated python-ntlk package fixes security vulnerability: A vulnerability was found in NLTK Downloader before 3.4.5 is vulnerable to a directory traversal, allowing attackers to write arbitrary files via a ../ in an NLTK package (ZIP archive) that is mishandled during extraction
    MGASA-2020-0160 - Updated python-nltk packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 05 Apr 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0160.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-14751
    
    Updated python-ntlk package fixes security vulnerability:
    
    A vulnerability was found in NLTK Downloader before 3.4.5 is vulnerable
    to a directory traversal, allowing attackers to write arbitrary files via
    a ../ in an NLTK package (ZIP archive) that is mishandled during extraction
    (CVE-2019-14751).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=26403
    - https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./thread/ZGZSSEJH7RHH3RBUEVWWYT75QU67J7SE/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-14751
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/python-nltk-3.4.5-1.1.mga7
    

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