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Bug 855494

Summary: dev-libs/openssl: deprecate app-misc/c_rehash and migrate to 'openssl rehash'
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Sam James <sam>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Gentoo's Team for Core System packages <base-system>
Status: CONFIRMED ---    
Severity: normal CC: eras, hanno
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
See Also: https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=842489
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=855491
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Description Sam James archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2022-07-01 07:56:28 UTC
Upstream OpenSSL recommend using 'openssl rehash' now.

There have been two vulnerabilities in their own script (predecessor to 'openssl rehash', not the same as the now built-in command) which don't seem to affect us, but we should migrate to be safe anyway, as it's not impossible we could fall prey to similar issues.

See bug 855491 and bug 842489.