Candidate should check term in VoteCandidate messages #46

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schuster opened this Issue Apr 15, 2015 · 1 comment

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Candidates currently don't check that a VoteCandidate message comes from a server in the expected term. This could allow a candidate to be elected by votes from a previous term whose delivery was severely delayed.

@ktoso ktoso added the protocol-fix label Apr 15, 2015

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colin-scott Apr 25, 2015

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In fact, I have a test case that appears to trigger that behavior.

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colin-scott commented Apr 25, 2015

In fact, I have a test case that appears to trigger that behavior.

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