Fedora has issued an advisory on November 27:
The issue is fixed upstream in 1.8.3.
Mageia 8 is also affected.
Fixed upstream in 1.8.3Whiteboard:
Updated in cauldron.
To test: python3-slixmpp-1.8.3-1.mga8
Fixed upstream in 1.8.3 =>
MGA8-64 MATE on Acer Aspire 5253
No installation issues
From MCC: "Slixmpp is an elegant Python library for XMPP (aka Jabber)."
This is clearly developers area, so I OK it on clean install.
urpmq says that the only thing that requires it is itself, so I don't know what we'd test it with, Herman.
An update for this issue has been pushed to the Mageia Updates repository.