Bug 790360

Summary: CVE-2012-0845 python26: SimpleXMLRPCServer DoS (excessive CPU usage) via malformed XML-RPC / HTTP POST request [epel-5]
Product: [Fedora] Fedora EPEL Reporter: Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov>
Component: python26Assignee: Dave Malcolm <dmalcolm>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: el5CC: derks, dmalcolm
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OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2012-08-08 05:13:20 EDT Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 789790    

Description Jan Lieskovsky 2012-02-14 05:36:23 EST
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected Fedora
versions.

For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.

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in the RPM changelog when available.

Bodhi update submission link:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/new/?type_=security&bugs=789790

epel-5 tracking bug for python26: see blocks bug list for full details of the security issue(s).

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