Fedora 30: ksh FEDORA-2020-a0f0eb8500

    Date15 Feb 2020
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Do not evaluate arithmetic expressions from environment variables at startup
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2020-a0f0eb8500
    2020-02-16 01:09:04.017607
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    Name        : ksh
    Product     : Fedora 30
    Version     : 2020.0.0
    Release     : 2.fc30
    URL         : https://www.kornshell.com/
    Summary     : The Original ATT Korn Shell
    Description :
    KornShell is a shell programming language, which is upward compatible
    with "sh" (the Bourne Shell).
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Do not evaluate arithmetic expressions from environment variables at startup
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Fri Feb  7 2020 Siteshwar Vashisht  - 1:2020.0.0-2
    - Do not evaluate arithmetic expressions from environment variables at startup
      Resolves: #1790549
    * Fri Oct 11 2019 Siteshwar Vashisht  - 1:2020.0.0-1
    - Rebase to 2020.0.0
    * Tue Sep  3 2019 Siteshwar Vashisht  - 1:2020.0.0-0.3
    - Rebase to 2020.0.0-beta1
    * Wed Apr 24 2019 Siteshwar Vashisht  - 1:2020.0.0-0.2
    - Add virtual provider for `/usr/bin/ksh`
    * Wed Apr 17 2019 Siteshwar Vashisht  - 1:2020.0.0-0.1
    - Rebase to 2020.0.0-alpha1
      Resolves: #1700777
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1790549 - CVE-2019-14868 ksh: environment variables on startup are interpreted as arithmetic expression leading to code injection [fedora-all]
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1790549
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