The rencode package through 1.0.6 for Python allows an infinite loop in typecode decoding (such as via ;\x2f\x7f), enabling a remote attack that consumes CPU and memory.
Created python-rencode tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: epel-all [bug 2004110]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 2004109]
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