|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for python-pip (USN-4601-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'python-pip'; package(s) announced via the USN-4601-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'python-pip'
package(s) announced via the USN-4601-1 advisory.
It was discovered that pip did not properly sanitize the filename during
pip install. A remote attacker could possible use this issue to read and
write arbitrary files on the host filesystem as root, resulting in a
directory traversal attack. (CVE-2019-20916)
'python-pip' package(s) on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2019-20916|
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