Package "python2.7"

Name: python2.7


Interactive high-level object-oriented language (version 2.7)

Latest version: 2.7.15-4ubuntu4~18.04.1
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: security
Repository: main


Save this URL for the latest version of "python2.7": https://www.ubuntuupdates.org/python2.7

Download "python2.7"

Other versions of "python2.7" in Bionic

Repository Area Version
base main 2.7.15~rc1-1
base universe 2.7.15~rc1-1
security universe 2.7.15-4ubuntu4~18.04.1
updates universe 2.7.15-4ubuntu4~18.04.1
updates main 2.7.15-4ubuntu4~18.04.1

Packages in group

Deleted packages are displayed in grey.


Version: 2.7.15-4ubuntu4~18.04.1 2019-09-09 19:07:01 UTC
No changelog available yet.
Source diff to previous version

Version: 2.7.15-4ubuntu4~18.04 2019-08-20 13:07:09 UTC

  python2.7 (2.7.15-4ubuntu4~18.04) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Rebuild against OpenSSL 1.1.1. LP: #1797386
  * Update to 2.7.15 final.

 -- Dimitri John Ledkov <email address hidden> Tue, 27 Nov 2018 23:36:35 +0000

Source diff to previous version

Version: 2.7.15~rc1-1ubuntu0.1 2018-11-13 17:07:31 UTC

  python2.7 (2.7.15~rc1-1ubuntu0.1) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: command injection in shutil module
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-1000802.patch: use subprocess rather than
      distutils.spawn in Lib/shutil.py.
    - CVE-2018-1000802
  * SECURITY UPDATE: incorrect Expat hash salt initialization
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-14647.patch: call SetHashSalt in
      Include/pyexpat.h, Modules/_elementtree.c, Modules/pyexpat.c.
    - CVE-2018-14647

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:31:15 -0500

CVE-2018-1000802 Python Software Foundation Python (CPython) version 2.7 contains a CWE-77: Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command In
CVE-2018-14647 Python's elementtree C accelerator failed to initialise Expat's hash salt during initialization. This could make it easy to conduct denial of service

About   -   Send Feedback to @ubuntu_updates