Bug 800066 - mwlib: denial of service when parsing #iferror magic functions [fedora-all]
Summary: mwlib: denial of service when parsing #iferror magic functions [fedora-all]
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-mwlib
Version: 16
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ian Weller
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2012-1109
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-03-05 17:03 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2012-03-17 23:41 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: python-mwlib-0.13.5-1.fc16
Doc Type: Release Note
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2012-03-11 17:03:08 UTC
Type: ---

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Description Vincent Danen 2012-03-05 17:03:42 UTC
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Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2012-03-05 17:04:33 UTC
*** Bug 798615 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-03-05 20:35:42 UTC
python-mwlib-0.13.5-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-03-05 20:35:55 UTC
python-mwlib-0.13.5-1.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-03-06 19:23:50 UTC
Package python-mwlib-0.13.5-1.fc16:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing python-mwlib-0.13.5-1.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-03-11 17:03:08 UTC
python-mwlib-0.13.5-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-03-17 23:41:47 UTC
python-mwlib-0.13.5-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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