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Adding parent bug 1412686 (for CVE-2016-7479). Please use this new fedpkg update template when submitting the update:
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# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
# Suggest that users restart after update
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fixed in 7.1.1