USN-4333-2: Python vulnerabilities
30 April 2020
Several security issues were fixed in Python.
- python3.8 - Interactive high-level object-oriented language (version 3.8)
USN-4333-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Python. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Python incorrectly stripped certain characters from
requests. A remote attacker could use this issue to perform CRLF injection.
It was discovered that Python incorrectly handled certain HTTP requests.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.