Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5930-1
March 07, 2023
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Several security issues were fixed in Python.
- python3.7: An interactive high-level object-oriented language
It was discovered that Python incorrectly handled certain inputs. If a
user or an automated system were tricked into running a specially
crafted input, a remote attacker could possibly use this issue to execute
arbitrary code. (CVE-2022-37454)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
A Python security update has been released for Ubuntu Linux 18.04 LTS.