MGASA-2021-0327 - Updated python packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 10 Jul 2021
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0327.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 7, 8
CVE: CVE-2020-27619

Updated python packages fix security vulnerability:

In Python's Lib/test/multibytecodec_support.py CJK codec tests call
eval() on content retrieved via HTTP (CVE-2020-27619).

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=29042
- https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1889886
- https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/thread/RSLQD5CCM75IZGAMBDGUZEATYU5YSGJ7/
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-27619

SRPMS:
- 8/core/python-2.7.18-7.2.mga8
- 7/core/python-2.7.18-1.4.mga7