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|Summary:||mcrypt: buffer overflow when processing encrypted file headers [fedora-all]|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Vincent Danen <vdanen>|
|Component:||mcrypt||Assignee:||Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa>|
|Status:||CLOSED ERRATA||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Target Milestone:||---||Keywords:||Security, SecurityTracking|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Release Note|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2012-09-17 18:15:45 EDT||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
|Bug Depends On:|
Description Vincent Danen 2012-09-06 10:33:24 EDT
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. For more information see: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Security/TrackingBugs When creating a Bodhi update request, please include this bug ID and the bug IDs of this bug's parent bugs filed against the "Security Response" product (the top-level CVE bugs). Please mention the CVE IDs being fixed in the RPM changelog when available. Bodhi update submission link: https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/new/?type_=security&bugs=855029 Please note: this issue affects multiple supported versions of Fedora. Only one tracking bug has been filed; please ensure that it is only closed when all affected versions are fixed. [bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]
Comment 1 Tom "spot" Callaway 2012-09-07 11:28:01 EDT
FWIW, this exploit is prevented by FORTIFY_SOURCE: *** buffer overflow detected ***: mcrypt terminated Still gonna push the update though.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-09-07 13:34:09 EDT
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc17
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-09-07 13:34:27 EDT
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc16
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-09-07 13:34:46 EDT
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc18
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-09-08 15:24:31 EDT
Package mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc18: * should fix your issue, * was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository, * should be available at your local mirror within two days. Update it with: # su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc18' as soon as you are able to. Please go to the following url: https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-13599/mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc18 then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-09-17 18:15:45 EDT
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-09-18 23:10:51 EDT
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2012-09-26 05:13:43 EDT
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.