SUSE-SU-2020:3292-1: moderate: Security update for python-waitress

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Wed Nov 11 07:48:39 MST 2020

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-waitress

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2020:3292-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1160790 #1161088 #1161089 #1161670 
Cross-References:   CVE-2019-16785 CVE-2019-16786 CVE-2019-16789
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Enterprise Storage 5

   An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for python-waitress to version 1.4.3 fixes the following
   security issues:

   - CVE-2019-16785: HTTP request smuggling through LF vs CRLF handling
   - CVE-2019-16786: HTTP request smuggling through invalid Transfer-Encoding
   - CVE-2019-16789: HTTP request smuggling through invalid whitespace
     characters (bsc#1160790).
   - CVE-2019-16792: HTTP request smuggling by sending the Content-Length
     header twice (bsc#1161670).

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Enterprise Storage 5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-5-2020-3292=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 (noarch):



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