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Bug 800067 - mwlib: denial of service when parsing #iferror magic functions [epel-5]
mwlib: denial of service when parsing #iferror magic functions [epel-5]
Status: ASSIGNED
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-mwlib (Show other bugs)
el5
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Jasper Capel
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: Reopened, Security, SecurityTracking
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Blocks: CVE-2012-1109
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Reported: 2012-03-05 12:03 EST by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2013-08-13 05:16 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-08-13 02:18:44 EDT
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Description Vincent Danen 2012-03-05 12:03:48 EST
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Comment 1 Tomas Hoger 2013-08-13 05:16:56 EDT
Can you explain why this was wontfixed?  Thank you!

If the package is no longer maintained, it should get removed:
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/How_to_remove_a_package_at_end_of_life

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