Bug 1115517

Summary: CVE-2014-4616 python-simplejson: python: missing boundary check in JSON module [fedora-all]
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Tomas Hoger <thoger>
Component: python-simplejsonAssignee: Luke Macken <lmacken>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 20CC: a.badger, chkumar, fschwarz, kylev, lmacken, pfrields
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security, SecurityTracking
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: fst_owner=chandankumar, fst_ping=1
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Last Closed: 2015-04-09 19:46:55 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 1112285    

Description Tomas Hoger 2014-07-02 13:59:03 UTC
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of Fedora.

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[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]

Comment 1 Tomas Hoger 2014-07-02 13:59:12 UTC
Use the following update submission link to create the Bodhi request for
this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as this
tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated when
new packages are pushed to stable.

IMPORTANT: ensure that the "Close bugs when update is stable" option
remains checked.

Bodhi update submission link:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/new/?type_=security&bugs=1112285,1115517

Comment 2 pjp 2015-04-09 17:33:02 UTC
Hello lmacken,

You plan to fix this soon?

Comment 3 Tomas Hoger 2015-04-09 19:46:55 UTC
Fixed upstream in 3.5.3, which is the version in current Fedora version (F20 and F21).  See also bug 1112285 comment 8.