Those using Xstream to seralize XML data may be vulnerable to Denial of Service attacks (DOS). If the parser is running on user supplied input, an attacker may supply content that causes the parser to crash by stackoverflow. This effect may support a denial of service attack.
Created xstream tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: epel-all [bug 2134301]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 2134302]
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):