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    Mageia 2020-0438: python-cryptography security update

    Date 23 Nov 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Hubert Kario discovered that python-cryptography incorrectly handled certain decryption. An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information (CVE-2020-25659). References:
    MGASA-2020-0438 - Updated python-cryptography packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 23 Nov 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0438.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-25659
    
    Hubert Kario discovered that python-cryptography incorrectly handled certain
    decryption. An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive
    information (CVE-2020-25659).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27567
    - https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4613-1
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-25659
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/python-cryptography-2.6.1-2.mga7
    

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