Fedora 21: powerpc-utils-python Security Update

    Date09 Apr 2015
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    * Fixing arbitrary code execution
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-4143
    2015-03-19 14:01:06
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    Name        : powerpc-utils-python
    Product     : Fedora 21
    Version     : 1.2.1
    Release     : 7.fc21
    URL         : https://sourceforge.net/projects/powerpc-utils
    Summary     : Python utilities for PowerPC platforms
    Description :
    Python based utilities for maintaining and servicing PowerPC systems.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    * Fixing arbitrary code execution 
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Mon Mar 16 2015 Jakub ÄŒajka  - 1.2.1-7
    - Resolves: rhbz#1190597 - CVE-2014-8165 powerpc-utils-python: arbitrary code execution due to unpickling untrusted input
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1190597 - CVE-2014-8165 powerpc-utils-python: arbitrary code execution due to unpickling untrusted input [fedora-all]
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1190597
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