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    Fedora 21: mingw-libtasn1 Security Update

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    libtasn1 4.4 release, fixing CVE-2015-2806. GnuTLS 3.3.14 release https://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/8077
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-5245
    2015-04-01 21:10:51
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    Name        : mingw-libtasn1
    Product     : Fedora 21
    Version     : 4.4
    Release     : 1.fc21
    URL         : https://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:
    
    libtasn1 4.4 release, fixing CVE-2015-2806.
    
    GnuTLS 3.3.14 release
    
    https://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/8077
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Tue Mar 31 2015 Kalev Lember  - 4.4-1
    - Update to 4.4 (CVE-2015-2806)
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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 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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