Fedora 21: chicken Security Update

    Date07 Apr 2015
    CategoryFedora
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Patches security vulnerability discussed here: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1181483 Latest upstream release. Latest upstream release.
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-0620
    2015-01-14 06:25:43
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    Name        : chicken
    Product     : Fedora 21
    Version     : 4.9.0.1
    Release     : 3.fc21
    URL         : http://call-cc.org
    Summary     : A practical and portable Scheme system
    Description :
    CHICKEN is a compiler for the Scheme programming language.
    CHICKEN produces portable, efficient C, supports almost all of the R5RS
    Scheme language standard, and includes many enhancements and extensions.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Patches security vulnerability discussed here:
    https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1181483
    Latest upstream release.
    Latest upstream release.
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Tue Jan 13 2015 Ricky Elrod  - 4.9.0.1-3
    - Apply patch to work around buffer overrun:
      https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1181483
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1181483 - chicken: buffer overflow vulnerability in CHICKEN Scheme's substring-index[-ci] procedures
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1181483
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update chicken' 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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