Fedora 31: gnulib FEDORA-2020-663f619e9c

    Date 16 Jan 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Security fix for [CVE-2018-17942] - Update on 2020-01-07 - CVE-2018-17942
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2020-663f619e9c
    2020-01-17 05:04:53.759076
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    Name        : gnulib
    Product     : Fedora 31
    Version     : 0
    Release     : 31.20200107git.fc31
    URL         : https://www.gnu.org/software/gnulib
    Summary     : GNU Portability Library
    Description :
    
    The GNU portability library is a macro system and C declarations and
    definitions for commonly-used API elements and abstracted system behaviors.
    It can be used to improve portability and other functionality in your programs.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Security fix for [CVE-2018-17942]  - Update on 2020-01-07 - CVE-2018-17942
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Tue Jan  7 2020 Mosaab Alzoubi  - 0-31.20200107git
    - Update on 2020-01-07
    - CVE-2018-17942
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1635897 - CVE-2018-17942 gnulib: heap-based buffer overflow in convert_to_decimal function in vasnprintf.c [fedora-all]
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1635897
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