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From: <updates <at> fedoraproject.org>
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora 15 Update: rpm-4.9.1.2-1.fc15
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.redhat.fedora.package.announce
Date: Tuesday 11th October 2011 08:27:39 UTC (over 5 years ago)
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2011-13785
2011-10-05 03:11:05
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Name        : rpm
Product     : Fedora 15
Version     : 4.9.1.2
Release     : 1.fc15
URL         : http://www.rpm.org/
Summary     : The RPM package management system
Description :
The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a powerful command line driven
package management system capable of installing, uninstalling,
verifying, querying, and updating software packages. Each software
package consists of an archive of files along with information about
the package like its version, a description, etc.

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Update Information:

This update fixes some crashes which can occur when reading malformed
package headers.
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ChangeLog:

* Fri Sep 30 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.1.2-1
- update to 4.9.1.2 (CVE-2011-3378)
- drop upstreamed rpmdb signal patch
* Mon Sep 19 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.1.1-2
- fix signal blocking/unblocking regression on rpmdb open/close (#739492)
* Tue Aug  2 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.1.1-1
- update to 4.9.1.1
* Tue Jul 19 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.1-2
- fix recursion of directories with trailing slash in file list (#722474)
* Fri Jul 15 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.1-1
- update to 4.9.1 (http://rpm.org/wiki/Releases/4.9.1)
- drop no longer needed patches
* Thu Jun 16 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.0-10
- rebuild to fix a missing interpreter dependency due to bug #712251
* Fri Jun 10 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.0-9
- fix crash if prep or changelog section in spec is empty (#706959)
- fix crash on macro which undefines itself
- fix script dependency generation with file 5.07 string changes (#712251)
* Thu May 26 2011 Panu Matilainen  - 4.9.0-8
- add dwarf-4 support to debugedit (#707677)
- generate build-id symlinks for all filenames sharing a build-id (#641377)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #741606 - CVE-2011-3378 rpm: crashes and overflows on malformed
header
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=741606
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update rpm' 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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