[USN-4478-1] Python-RSA vulnerability
eduardo.barretto at canonical.com
Mon Aug 31 18:41:26 UTC 2020
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4478-1
August 31, 2020
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 14.04 ESM
Python-RSA could be made to expose sensitive information over the
- python-rsa: Pure-Python RSA implementation (Python 2)
It was discovered that Python-RSA incorrectly handled certain ciphertexts.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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