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From: <updates <at> fedoraproject.org>
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora 19 Update: perl-Module-Metadata-1.000015-1.fc19
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.redhat.fedora.package.announce
Date: Friday 30th August 2013 23:00:09 UTC (over 3 years ago)
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2013-15196
2013-08-22 22:36:52
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Name        : perl-Module-Metadata
Product     : Fedora 19
Version     : 1.000015
Release     : 1.fc19
URL         : http://search.cpan.org/dist/Module-Metadata/
Summary     : Gather package and POD information from perl module files
Description :
This module provides a standard way to gather metadata about a .pm file
without executing unsafe code.

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Update Information:

This update clarifies the module's documentation about the code it
executes, i.e. it does "eval" a module to determine its version number.
Previously it said that it did not execute unsafe code.
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ChangeLog:

* Wed Aug 21 2013 Paul Howarth  - 1.000015-1
- Update to 1.000015
  - Change wording about safety/security to satisfy CVE-2013-1437
* Wed Aug 14 2013 Jitka Plesnikova <[email protected]> - 1.000014-4
- Perl 5.18 re-rebuild of bootstrapped packages
* Sat Aug  3 2013 Fedora Release Engineering
 - 1.000014-3
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_20_Mass_Rebuild
* Fri Jul 12 2013 Petr Pisar  - 1.000014-2
- Perl 5.18 rebuild
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #996281 - CVE-2013-1437 perl-Module-Metadata: incorrectly
documents that it does not execute unsafe code
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=996281
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update perl-Module-Metadata' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on
the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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