Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2012-2249 to
the following vulnerability:
Tor before 0.2.3.23-rc allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (assertion failure and daemon exit) via a renegotiation
attempt that occurs after the initiation of the V3 link protocol.
This issue only affects the version of tor in EPEL 5. Fedora and EPEL 6 are using 0.2.3.25 and are therefore not affected.
Created tor tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: epel-5 [bug 1060762]
tor-0.2.4.25-1.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.