|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS: Security Advisory for pygments (DLA-2600-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'pygments'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2600-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'pygments'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2600-1 advisory.
It was discovered that there was a series of denial of service
vulnerabilities in Pygments, a popular syntax highlighting library
A number of regular expressions had exponential or cubic worst-case
complexity which could cause a remote denial of service (DoS) when
provided with malicious input.
'pygments' package(s) on Debian Linux.
For Debian 9 'Stretch', this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your pygments packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2021-27291|
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