security update in Fedora EPEL 6 for openvpn

Status: stable 2 years ago

Updates to the latest upstream OpenVPN 2.4.3, containing security updates for CVE-2017-7508, CVE-2017-7520 and CVE-2017-7521.

This update brings in the latest OpenVPN v2.4.2 release. This release contains fixes for two authenticated remote DoS vulnerabilities (CVE-2017-7478 and CVE-2017-7479). For more information see the upstream security announcement.

In addition the plug-in location which got removed by an accident during the clean-up is also back again.

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by dsommers.

This update has obsoleted openvpn-2.4.2-1.el6, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

This update has been pushed to testing.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.

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unstable threshold: -1
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submitted 2 years ago
in testing 2 years ago
in stable 2 years ago

Related Bugs 3

0+3 #1444535 Plugin symlinks missing in openvpn-2.4.1-3.el6
0+3 #1463644 CVE-2017-7508 CVE-2017-7520 CVE-2017-7521 CVE-2017-7522 openvpn: Multiple security issues fixed in OpenVPN 2.4.3 and 2.3.17 [epel-all]
0+3 #1463647 openvpn-2.4.3 is available

Automated Test Results