It was discovered that Mercurial failed to properly check Git sub-repository URLs. A Mercurial repository that includes a Git sub-repository with a specially crafted URL could cause Mercurial to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-3068 __)
The binary delta decoder in Mercurial before 3.7.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a (1) clone, (2) push, or (3) pull command, related to (a) a list sizing rounding error and (b) short records. (CVE-2016-3630 __)
It was discovered that the Mercurial convert extension failed to sanitize special characters in Git repository names. A Git repository with a specially crafted name could cause Mercurial to execute arbitrary code when the Git repository was converted to a Mercurial repository. (CVE-2016-3069 __)
Run yum update mercurial to update your system.
i686: emacs-mercurial-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.i686 mercurial-python27-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.i686 mercurial-common-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.i686 mercurial-python26-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.i686 mercurial-debuginfo-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.i686 emacs-mercurial-el-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.i686 src: mercurial-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.src x86_64: mercurial-debuginfo-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.x86_64 mercurial-common-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.x86_64 mercurial-python27-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.x86_64 emacs-mercurial-el-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.x86_64 mercurial-python26-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.x86_64 emacs-mercurial-3.5.2-1.26.amzn1.x86_64