Fedora 29: ephemeral Security Update

    Date21 Apr 2019
    CategoryFedora
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    This update fixes a [bug](https://github.com/mesonbuild/meson/issues/5268) in the Meson build system which caused binaries and libraries to incorrectly be marking as requiring an executable stack. This makes them more vulnerable to security issues, and also can result in errors caused by SELinux denials. This update also provides rebuilds of all the packages that were built with the buggy
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2019-27e7b92407
    2019-04-22 05:09:02.624501
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    Name        : ephemeral
    Product     : Fedora 29
    Version     : 5.0.1
    Release     : 2.fc29
    URL         : https://github.com/cassidyjames/ephemeral
    Summary     : Private-by-default, always-incognito browser
    Description :
    Browse the Internet in private without leaving a trace of history on your
    computer. Ephemeral is a stripped down private browser that's perfect for
    avoiding persistent cookies or web trackers. Close the window and all traces
    of your browsing are removed from your device.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    This update fixes a [bug](https://github.com/mesonbuild/meson/issues/5268) in
    the Meson build system which caused binaries and libraries to incorrectly be
    marking as requiring an executable stack. This makes them more vulnerable to
    security issues, and also can result in errors caused by SELinux denials.  This
    update also provides rebuilds of all the packages that were built with the buggy
    Meson, excepting packages for updates were already pending (in those cases,
    those updates have been edited instead).
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    This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
    su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2019-27e7b92407' 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
    
    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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