Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3174-1 pysha3 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
31 Oct 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1023030.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-37454.
More information:

Nicky Mouha discovered a buffer overflow in sha3, a Python library for the SHA-3 hashing functions.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.2-2+deb10u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your pysha3 packages.

For the detailed security status of pysha3 please refer to its security tracker page at:

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