Bug 1031654 - python-swiftclient: SSL certificate verification security issue [epel-6]
python-swiftclient: SSL certificate verification security issue [epel-6]
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-swiftclient (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jakub Ruzicka
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: Security, SecurityTracking
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Blocks: CVE-2013-6396
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Reported: 2013-11-18 08:19 EST by Ratul Gupta
Modified: 2014-01-27 03:50 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-12-10 08:31:20 EST
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Description Ratul Gupta 2013-11-18 08:19:10 EST
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 EPEL.

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

For more information see:

When creating a Bodhi update request, please use the bodhi submission link
noted in the next comment(s).  This will include the bug IDs of this
tracking bug as well as the relevant top-level CVE bugs.

Please also mention the CVE IDs being fixed in the RPM changelog and the
Bodhi notes field when available.

epel-6 tracking bug for python-swiftclient: see blocks bug list for full details of the security issue(s).

[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]
Comment 1 Ratul Gupta 2013-11-18 08:19:24 EST
Please 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.

Please also ensure that the "Close bugs when update is stable" option
remains checked.

Bodhi update submission link:
Comment 2 Jakub Ruzicka 2013-12-10 08:31:20 EST
After a discussion we decided to not fix this.

 * pyOpenSSL required for fix isn't available in EPEL 6
 * solution might break on invalid certs where it previously worked
 * Folsom is EOL, this has only moderate impact

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