USN-4973-1: Python vulnerability
01 June 2021
Python could allow unintended access to network services.
- python3.8 - An interactive high-level object-oriented language
It was discovered that the Python stdlib ipaddress API incorrectly handled
octal strings. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to perform a
wide variety of attacks, including bypassing certain access restrictions.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.