Bug 838661 - CVE-2012-3386 automake17: locally exploitable "make distcheck" bug [fedora-all]
Summary: CVE-2012-3386 automake17: locally exploitable "make distcheck" bug [fedora-all]
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: automake17
Version: 16
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Pavel Raiskup
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2012-3386
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-07-09 17:50 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2012-12-14 14:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Release Note
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Last Closed: 2012-12-14 14:33:49 UTC

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Description Vincent Danen 2012-07-09 17:50:34 UTC
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that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected Fedora

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Comment 1 Pavel Raiskup 2012-09-25 10:33:10 UTC
Fix pushed to git as: c668e82020dde7b20988e227b0a015e734163894


Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-09-25 10:47:19 UTC
automake17-1.7.9-16.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-09-25 10:48:39 UTC
automake17-1.7.9-15.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-09-25 10:55:48 UTC
automake17-1.7.9-17.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-09-25 15:58:18 UTC
Package automake17-1.7.9-17.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing automake17-1.7.9-17.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 6 Tomas Hoger 2012-12-14 14:33:49 UTC
Updates were pushed to stable back in October, closing.

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