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CentOS 6 ELS: xterm package with the fix for the CVE-2021-27135 gradual rollout

September 9, 2021

A new updated xterm package with the fix for the CVE-2021-27135 within CentOS 6 ELS has been scheduled for gradual rollout from our production repository.

Rollout slot: 1
Rolled out to: 0.1%
ETA for 100% rollout: September 21


CHANGELOG

xterm-253-2.el6.cloudlinux.els

  • Fix crash when processing combining characters (CVE-2021-27135)

UPDATE COMMAND

yum update xterm*

IMMEDIATE UPDATE (VIA BYPASS)

yum update xterm* --enablerepo=ELS6-rollout-1-bypass

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