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CentOS 6 ELS: python package gradual rollout

September 23, 2021 - TuxCare PR Team

A new updated python package within CentOS 6 ELS has been scheduled for gradual rollout from our production repository.

Rollout slot: 2
Rolled out to: 0.1%
ETA for 100% rollout: October 7




  • Fix prefix dot in domain for proper subdomain validation (CVE-2018-20852)
  • Fix allows an HTTP server to conduct Regular Expression Denial of Service (ReDoS) attacks against a client (CVE-2020-8492)
  • Fix http.client allows CRLF injection if the attacker controls the HTTP request method (CVE-2020-26116)
  • Fix unsafe use of eval() on data retrieved via HTTP in the test suite (CVE-2020-27619)


yum update python*


yum update python* --enablerepo=ELS6-rollout-2-bypass


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