FEDORA-2021-8e36e7ed1a created by cheimes 2 months ago for Fedora 33
stable

Security fix for CVE-2020-36242

Fixed a bug where certain sequences of update() calls when symmetrically encrypting very large payloads (>2GB) could result in an integer overflow, leading to buffer overflows.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2021-8e36e7ed1a

This update has been submitted for testing by cheimes.

2 months ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'ignored'.

2 months ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'waiting'.

2 months ago

cheimes edited this update.

2 months ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'ignored'.

2 months ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

2 months ago
User Icon pwalter commented & provided feedback 2 months ago
karma

Works

User Icon bojan commented & provided feedback 2 months ago
karma

Works.

This update can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

2 months ago

This update has been submitted for stable by cheimes.

2 months ago
User Icon filiperosset commented & provided feedback 2 months ago
karma

no regressions noted

User Icon cserpentis commented & provided feedback 2 months ago
karma

works for me

This update has been pushed to stable.

2 months ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
medium
Karma
4
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
3
Stable by Time
7 days
Dates
submitted
2 months ago
in testing
2 months ago
in stable
2 months ago
modified
2 months ago
BZ#1926226 CVE-2020-36242 python-cryptography: certain sequences of update() calls when symmetrically encrypting very large payloads could result in an integer overflow and lead to buffer overflows
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BZ#1926227 CVE-2020-36242 python-cryptography: certain sequences of update() calls when symmetrically encrypting very large payloads could result in an integer overflow and lead to buffer overflows [fedora-all]
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