Chapter 2. CVRF

2.1. List all CVRFs

Abstract

Provides an index to all recent CVRF documents with a summary of their contents, when no parameter is passed. Returns a convenience object as the response with minimal attributes.

Note

It does not return an index of published RHSAs as not all RHSA errata have a corresponding CVRF document.

JSON

GET /cvrf.json

XML

GET /cvrf.xml

HTML

GET /cvrf

2.2. Parameters

NameDescriptionExample

before

Index of CVRF documents before the query date. [ISO 8601 is the expected format]

2016-03-01

after

Index of CVRF documents after the query date. [ISO 8601 is the expected format]

2016-02-01

rhsa_ids

Index of CVRF documents for RHSA_IDs separated by comma

RHSA-2018:2748,RHSA-2018:2791

bug

Index of CVRF documents for Bugzilla Ids

1326598,1084875

cve

Index of CVRF documents for CVEs

CVE-2014-0160,CVE-2016-3990

severity

Index of CVRF documents for severity

low,moderate,important,critical

package

Index of CVRF documents which affect package

samba,thunderbird

page

Index of CVRF documents for page number

Default: 1

per_page

Number of index of CVRF documents to return per page

Default: 1000

created_days_ago

Index of CVRF documents created days ago

10

By default, search will return the first page of 1000 results, ordered by date. To change the page size use the 'per_page' param, and then iterate through pages using the 'page' param.
Note

All the above query parameters can be used in combination with each other to retrieve the desired result.

2.3. Retrieve a CVRF

Abstract

CVRF details for the RHSA.

JSON

CVRF documents are in XML format, the JSON view is a representation of the CVRF data in JSON format.

GET /cvrf/<RHSA_ID>.json

XML

GET /cvrf/<RHSA_ID>.xml
Note

For more information about the CVRF format see the FAQ.

2.4. Oval

Abstract

OVAL details for the RHSA.

JSON

OVAL documents are in XML format, the JSON view is a representation of the OVAL data in JSON format.

GET /cvrf/<RHSA_ID>/oval.json

Example: /cvrf/RHSA-2016:0685/oval.json

Returns a JSON representation of the OVAL data for RHSA-2016:0685.

XML

GET /cvrf/<RHSA_ID>/oval.xml

NOTE:This endpoint has been deprecated,Please use OVAL streams instead of the individual files for the most complete product coverage. For more information about the OVAL format see the FAQ.