Bug 705174 - echoping: boundary error in SSL-related functions can lead to buffer overflow [fedora-all] [NEEDINFO]
Summary: echoping: boundary error in SSL-related functions can lead to buffer overflow...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: echoping
Version: 20
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Andreas Thienemann
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: fst_ping=1
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2010-5111
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-05-16 20:48 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2015-04-21 19:19 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: echoping-6.1-0.1.beta.r434svn.fc22
Doc Type: Release Note
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2015-04-10 07:28:40 UTC
Type: ---
pj.pandit: needinfo? (andreas)

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Description Vincent Danen 2011-05-16 20:48:07 UTC
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Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2012-08-07 19:27:01 UTC
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Comment 2 Vincent Danen 2013-10-17 17:00:49 UTC
This is still unfixed.

Comment 3 pjp 2014-12-03 18:22:00 UTC
Hello andreas,

Could you please fix this soon?

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2015-02-25 15:40:58 UTC
echoping-6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1.fc22 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 22.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2015-02-25 15:41:42 UTC
echoping-6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1.fc21 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 21.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2015-02-25 15:42:14 UTC
echoping-6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2015-02-26 05:54:43 UTC
Package echoping-6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1.fc21:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 21 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing echoping-6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1.fc21'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2015-02-26 14:50:08 UTC
echoping-6.1-0.1.beta.r434svn.fc22 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 22.

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2015-04-10 07:28:40 UTC
echoping-6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1.fc21 has been pushed to the Fedora 21 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2015-04-10 07:28:59 UTC
echoping-6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2015-04-21 19:19:44 UTC
echoping-6.1-0.1.beta.r434svn.fc22 has been pushed to the Fedora 22 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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