Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 855031
mcrypt: buffer overflow when processing encrypted file headers [epel-all]
Last modified: 2012-09-24 17:31:42 EDT
This is an automatically created tracking bug! It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected Fedora
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Please note: this issue affects multiple supported versions of Fedora EPEL.
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when all affected versions are fixed.
[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing mcrypt-2.6.8-9.el5'
as soon as you are able to.
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mcrypt-2.6.8-9.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
mcrypt-2.6.8-9.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.