Bug 1414690 - CVE-2016-2087 CVE-2016-2233 hexchat: Multiple vulnerabilities [epel-6]
Summary: CVE-2016-2087 CVE-2016-2233 hexchat: Multiple vulnerabilities [epel-6]
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: hexchat
Version: el6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Patrick Griffis
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2016-2087, CVE-2016-2233
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-01-19 09:15 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2017-01-19 16:23 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Release Note
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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-01-19 09:15:06 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:

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.

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

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-01-19 09:15:14 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)

# testing, stable

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2016-2087, CVE-2016-2233

# 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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Comment 2 Patrick Griffis 2017-01-19 16:23:06 UTC
Upstream patches are here:

- https://github.com/hexchat/hexchat/commit/15600f405f2d5bda6ccf0dd73957395716e0d4d3
- https://github.com/hexchat/hexchat/commit/4e061a43b3453a9856d34250c3913175c45afe9d

But need to be rebased for such an old release.

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