Fedora 21: echoping Security Update

    Date 10 Apr 2015
    128
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated to latest SVN, fixing various bugs.
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-2584
    2015-02-26 02:33:37
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    Name        : echoping
    Product     : Fedora 21
    Version     : 6.1
    Release     : 0.beta.r434svn.1.fc21
    URL         : https://echoping.sourceforge.net/
    Summary     : TCP performance test to measure response time of network hosts
    Description :
    Echoping is a small program to test (approximate) performances of a
    remote host by sending TCP "echo" (or other protocol, such as HTTP)
    packets.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Updated to latest SVN, fixing various bugs.
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Wed Feb 25 2015 Andreas Thienemann  - 6.1-0.beta.r434svn.1
    - Updated to latest SVN, fixing #705174 and #1007031
    - Removed so versioning and fixed module loading, fixing #460557 and #1032547
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #705174 - echoping: boundary error in SSL-related functions can lead to buffer overflow [fedora-all]
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=705174
      [ 2 ] Bug #1007031 - echoping segfaults all the time
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1007031
      [ 3 ] Bug #460557 - echoping : Package and software are in a desolate state
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=460557
      [ 4 ] Bug #1032547 - echoping doesn't seem to work (cannot open shared object file)
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1032547
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update echoping' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at https://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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