Fedora 29: botan2 Security Update

    Date19 Feb 2019
    CategoryFedora
    116
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Update to 2.9.0 including security fix for CVE-2018-20187
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2019-e0f5a82082
    2019-02-20 03:04:43.651304
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    Name        : botan2
    Product     : Fedora 29
    Version     : 2.9.0
    Release     : 1.fc29
    URL         : https://botan.randombit.net/
    Summary     : Crypto and TLS for C++11
    Description :
    Botan is a BSD-licensed crypto library written in C++. It provides a
    wide variety of basic cryptographic algorithms, X.509 certificates and
    CRLs, PKCS \#10 certificate requests, a filter/pipe message processing
    system, and a wide variety of other features, all written in portable
    C++. The API reference, tutorial, and examples may help impart the
    flavor of the library. This is the current stable release branch 2.x
    of Botan.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Update to 2.9.0 including security fix for CVE-2018-20187
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Sat Feb  9 2019 Benjamin Kircher  - 2.9.0-1
    - Update to 2.9.0
    * Thu Jan 31 2019 Fedora Release Engineering  - 2.8.0-2
    - Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_30_Mass_Rebuild
    * Mon Oct  1 2018 Benjamin Kircher  - 2.8.0-1
    - Update to 2.8.0
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1664598 - CVE-2018-20187 botan: Side channel possible during ECC generation
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1664598
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    This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
    su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2019-e0f5a82082' at the command
    line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
    http://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label
    
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