Fedora 20: mingw-libtasn1 Security Update

    Date21 Apr 2015
    CategoryFedora
    89
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Security fix for CVE-2015-2806.
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-5390
    2015-04-02 11:43:52
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    Name        : mingw-libtasn1
    Product     : Fedora 20
    Version     : 3.8
    Release     : 2.fc20
    URL         : http://www.gnu.org/software/libtasn1/
    Summary     : MinGW Windows libtasn1 library
    Description :
    libtasn1 is the ASN.1 library used in GNUTLS.
    
    This package contains the MinGW Windows cross compiled libtasn1 library.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Security fix for CVE-2015-2806.
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Tue Mar 31 2015 Kalev Lember  - 3.8-2
    - Backported fix for stack overflow in DER decoder (CVE-2015-2806)
    * Thu Sep 11 2014 Michael Cronenworth  - 3.8-1
    - Update to 3.8
    * Tue Jul  1 2014 Michael Cronenworth  - 3.7-1
    - Update to 3.7
    * Mon May 26 2014 Michael Cronenworth  - 3.6-1
    - Update to 3.6
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1207192 - CVE-2015-2806 libtasn1: stack overflow in asn1_der_decoding
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1207192
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update mingw-libtasn1' 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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