[SECURITY] Fedora 17 Update: bugzilla-4.0.6-1.fc17

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-04-20 06:00:08

Name        : bugzilla
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 4.0.6
Release     : 1.fc17
URL         : http://www.bugzilla.org/
Summary     : Bug tracking system
Description :
Bugzilla is a popular bug tracking system used by multiple open source projects
It requires a database engine installed - either MySQL, PostgreSQL or Oracle.
Without one of these database engines (local or remote), Bugzilla will not work
- see the Release Notes for details.

Update Information:

The following security issues have been discovered
in Bugzilla:

* When abusing the X-FORWARDED-FOR header, an attacker could bypass the lockout policy allowing a possible brute-force discovery of a valid user password.

* An attacker can get access to some bug information using the victim's credentials using a specially crafted HTML page.

References:  https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=745397
CVE Number:  CVE-2012-0466

References:  https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=728639
CVE Number:  CVE-2012-0465


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