Fedora 21: texlive Security Update

    Date08 Apr 2015
    CategoryFedora
    213
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    CVE-2015-0296 texlive rpm scriptlet allows unprivileged user to delete arbitrary files. This update fixes this issue
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-4872
    2015-03-28 23:42:59
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    Name        : texlive
    Product     : Fedora 21
    Version     : 2014
    Release     : 3.1.20140525_r34255.fc21
    URL         : http://tug.org/texlive/
    Summary     : TeX formatting system
    Description :
    The TeX Live software distribution offers a complete TeX system for a
    variety of Unix, Macintosh, Windows and other platforms. It
    encompasses programs for editing, typesetting, previewing and printing
    of TeX documents in many different languages, and a large collection
    of TeX macros and font libraries.
    
    The distribution includes extensive general documentation about TeX,
    as well as the documentation for the included software packages.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    CVE-2015-0296 texlive rpm scriptlet allows unprivileged user to delete arbitrary files. This update fixes this issue
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Thu Mar 26 2015 Than Ngo  - 4:2014-3.1.20140525_r34255
    - bump release and rebuild
    * Fri Mar 20 2015 Than Ngo  - 4:2014-3.20140525_r34255
    - bump release and rebuild
    * Fri Feb 27 2015 Than Ngo  - 4:2014-2.20140525_r34255
    - bz#1197084, Security fix for CVE-2015-0296
    * Mon Aug 18 2014 Fedora Release Engineering  - 4:2014-1.1.20140525_r34255.1
    - Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_21_22_Mass_Rebuild
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1197082 - CVE-2015-0296 texlive rpm scriptlet allows unprivileged user to delete arbitrary files
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1197082
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update texlive' 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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