Fedora 21: xterm Security Update

    Date09 Apr 2015
    CategoryFedora
    116
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Security fix for
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-3218
    2015-03-05 09:17:03
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    Name        : xterm
    Product     : Fedora 21
    Version     : 308
    Release     : 3.fc21
    URL         : http://invisible-island.net/xterm
    Summary     : Terminal emulator for the X Window System
    Description :
    The xterm program is a terminal emulator for the X Window System. It
    provides DEC VT102 and Tektronix 4014 compatible terminals for
    programs that can't use the window system directly.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Security fix for
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Tue Mar  3 2015 Miroslav Lichvar  308-3
    - fix crash with -S option (#1197828)
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1197826 - xterm: buffer overflow with -S option
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1197826
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update xterm' 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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