Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 692793
CVE-2011-1425 xmlsec1: arbitrary file creation when verifying signatures [epel-6]
Last modified: 2014-06-14 16:00:32 EDT
epel-6 tracking bug for xmlsec1: see blocks bug list for full details of the security issue(s).
This bug is never intended to be made public, please put any public notes
in the 'blocks' bugs.
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It looks like this is still vulnerable from 2011 and has never been updated.
Can anyone confirm that this is still a problem and has not been patched in the EPEL packages?
The latest built in epel-6 is xmlsec1-1.2.16-2.el6, from 2010, and pre-dates this bug report.
xmlsec1-1.2.19-3.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing xmlsec1-1.2.19-3.el6'
as soon as you are able to.
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xmlsec1-1.2.19-3.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.