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Bug 1160137 - CVE-2013-5123 python-virtualenv: python-pip: insecure software download with mirroring support [epel-all]
Summary: CVE-2013-5123 python-virtualenv: python-pip: insecure software download with ...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-virtualenv
Version: el6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Steve Milner
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: fst_owner=mhayden
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-11-04 06:13 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2018-01-08 15:59 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: python-virtualenv-12.0.7-1.el6
Doc Type: Release Note
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2018-01-08 15:52:01 UTC
Type: ---

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Description Kurt Seifried 2014-11-04 06:13:01 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 Fedora EPEL.

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:

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.

NOTE: this issue affects multiple supported versions of Fedora EPEL. While
only one tracking bug has been filed, please correct all affected versions
at the same time.  If you need to fix the versions independent of each
other, you may clone this bug as appropriate.

[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]

Comment 1 Kurt Seifried 2014-11-04 06:13:05 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.


# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)

# testing, stable

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2013-5123

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable

# Suggest that users restart after update


Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi update submission link instead:,1160137

Comment 2 Major Hayden 🤠 2015-06-11 14:38:53 UTC
Would it be possible to bring EPEL 6's virtualenv version to the latest (13.0.3) or perhaps to match the Fedora 22 version (12.0.7)?  I've tested both on a CentOS 6 system and they work well with the existing version of pip included in EPEL 6.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2015-07-06 19:37:47 UTC
python-virtualenv-12.0.7-1.el6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 6.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2015-07-08 17:03:55 UTC
Package python-virtualenv-12.0.7-1.el6:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=epel-testing python-virtualenv-12.0.7-1.el6'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2018-01-08 15:52:01 UTC
python-virtualenv-12.0.7-1.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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