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Bug 1516000

Summary: CVE-2017-12172 mingw-postgresql: postgresql: Start scripts permit database administrator to modify root-owned files [epel-7]
Product: [Fedora] Fedora EPEL Reporter: Kurt Seifried <kseifried>
Component: mingw-postgresqlAssignee: Michael Cronenworth <mike>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: epel7CC: mike
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security, SecurityTracking
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Hardware: Unspecified   
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Last Closed: 2017-11-22 21:30:45 UTC Type: ---
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Description Kurt Seifried 2017-11-21 19:06:27 UTC
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of epel-7.

For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against the "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.

For more information see:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Security/TrackingBugs

When submitting as an update, use the fedpkg template provided in the next
comment(s).  This will include the bug IDs of this tracking bug as well as
the relevant top-level CVE bugs.

Please also mention the CVE IDs being fixed in the RPM changelog and the
fedpkg commit message.

Comment 1 Kurt Seifried 2017-11-21 19:06:31 UTC
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as
this tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated
when new packages are pushed to stable.

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# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)
type=security

# testing, stable
request=testing

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876
bugs=1498394,1516000

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for [PUT CVEs HERE]

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
autokarma=True
stable_karma=3
unstable_karma=-3

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
close_bugs=True

# Suggest that users restart after update
suggest_reboot=False

======

Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi web interface to submit updates:

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/new

Comment 2 Michael Cronenworth 2017-11-22 21:30:45 UTC
These files are not shipped in the MinGW packages.