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[SECURITY] Fedora 12 Update: coreutils-7.6-8.fc12



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-13181
2009-12-16 00:18:40
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Name        : coreutils
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 7.6
Release     : 8.fc12
URL         : http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/
Summary     : A set of basic GNU tools commonly used in shell scripts
Description :
These are the GNU core utilities.  This package is the combination of
the old GNU fileutils, sh-utils, and textutils packages.

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Update Information:

CVE-2009-4135 : Unsafe temporary directory use in "distcheck" rule
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ChangeLog:

* Fri Dec 11 2009 Ondrej Vasik <ovasik redhat com> - 7.6-8
- CVE-2009-4135 : Unsafe temporary directory use in "distcheck" rule
* Mon Nov 23 2009 Ondrej Vasik <ovasik redhat com> - 7.6-7
- update /etc/DIR_COLORS* files
- ls -LR exits with status 2, not 0, when it encounters
  a cycle(#525402)
- ls: print "?", not "0" as inode of dereferenced dangling
  symlink(#525400)
- /bin/{true,false} - do not segfault with abusive
  execve() usage (#537684)
- tail -F no longer can fail to track a file after
  it's been rotated (#537664)
- du - do not fail on a submount during traversal (#501848)
- call the install-info on .gz info files
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #545439 - CVE-2009-4135 coreutils: Unsafe temporary directory use in "distcheck" rule
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=545439
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update coreutils' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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