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Bug 1413994 - CVE-2016-9954 chicken: Excessive resource consumption due to irregex regular expression parsing [epel-all]
Summary: CVE-2016-9954 chicken: Excessive resource consumption due to irregex regular ...
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: chicken
Version: epel7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Rick Elrod
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2016-9954
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-01-17 14:05 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2017-05-12 01:29 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Release Note
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2017-05-12 01:29:51 UTC
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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-01-17 14:05:08 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 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:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Security/TrackingBugs

When submitting as an update, use the fedpkg template provided 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
fedpkg commit message.

NOTE: this issue affects multiple supported versions of Fedora EPEL. While
only one tracking bug has been filed, please correct all affected versions
at the same time.  If you need to fix the versions independent of each
other, you may clone this bug as appropriate.
    
[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-01-17 14:05:13 UTC
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update 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.

=====

# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)
type=security

# testing, stable
request=testing

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876
bugs=1413990,1413994

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2016-9954

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
autokarma=True
stable_karma=3
unstable_karma=-3

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
close_bugs=True

# Suggest that users restart after update
suggest_reboot=False

======

Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi web interface to submit updates:

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/new

Comment 2 Rick Elrod 2017-05-12 01:29:51 UTC
This has been fixed for a while.


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