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[SECURITY] Fedora 7 Update: devhelp-0.13-13.fc7



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2008-1435
2008-02-13 04:08:48
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Name        : devhelp
Product     : Fedora 7
Version     : 0.13
Release     : 13.fc7
URL         : http://developer.imendio.com/projects/devhelp
Summary     : API document browser
Description :
An API document browser for GNOME 2.

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Update Information:

Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser.    Several flaws were found in
the way Firefox processed certain malformed web content. A webpage containing
malicious content could cause Firefox to crash, or potentially execute arbitrary
code as the user running Firefox. (CVE-2008-0412, CVE-2008-0413, CVE-2008-0415,
CVE-2008-0419)    Several flaws were found in the way Firefox displayed
malformed web content. A webpage containing specially-crafted content could
trick a user into surrendering sensitive information. (CVE-2008-0591,
CVE-2008-0593)    A flaw was found in the way Firefox stored password data. If a
user saves login information for a malicious website, it could be possible to
corrupt the password database, preventing the user from properly accessing saved
password data. (CVE-2008-0417)    A flaw was found in the way Firefox handles
certain chrome URLs. If a user has certain extensions installed, it could allow
a malicious website to steal sensitive session data. Note: this flaw does not
affect a default installation of Firefox. (CVE-2008-0418)    A flaw was found in
the way Firefox saves certain text files. If a website offers a file of type
"plain/text", rather than "text/plain", Firefox will not show future
"text/plain" content to the user in the browser, forcing them to save those
files locally to view the content. (CVE-2008-0592)    Users of firefox are
advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain updated packages to
resolve these issues.
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ChangeLog:

* Fri Feb  8 2008 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 0.13-13
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Tue Nov 27 2007 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 0.13-12
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Mon Nov  5 2007 Martin Stransky <stransky redhat com> - 0.13-11
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Fri Oct 19 2007 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 0.13-10
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Wed Jul 18 2007 Kai Engert <kengert redhat com> - 0.13-9
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Fri May 25 2007 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 0.13-8
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Mon Apr 23 2007 Matthew Barnes <mbarnes redhat com> - 0.13-7.fc7
- Add patch for RH bug #230837 (initialize GThread).
* Sat Apr 21 2007 Matthias Clasen <mclasen redhat com> - 0.13-6
- Don't install INSTALL
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #431732 - CVE-2008-0412 Mozilla layout engine crashes
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431732
  [ 2 ] Bug #431733 - CVE-2008-0413 Mozilla javascript engine crashes
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431733
  [ 3 ] Bug #432040 - CVE-2008-0414 mozilla: multiple file input focus stealing vulnerabilities
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=432040
  [ 4 ] Bug #431739 - CVE-2008-0415 Mozilla arbitrary code execution
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431739
  [ 5 ] Bug #431742 - CVE-2008-0417 Mozilla arbitrary code execution
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431742
  [ 6 ] Bug #431748 - CVE-2008-0418 Mozilla chrome: directory traversal
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431748
  [ 7 ] Bug #431749 - CVE-2008-0419 Mozilla arbitrary code execution
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431749
  [ 8 ] Bug #431751 - CVE-2008-0591 Mozilla information disclosure flaw
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431751
  [ 9 ] Bug #431752 - CVE-2008-0592 Mozilla text file mishandling
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431752
  [ 10 ] Bug #431756 - CVE-2008-0593 Mozilla URL token stealing flaw
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431756
  [ 11 ] Bug #432036 - CVE-2008-0594 mozilla: web forgery warning may not be displayed
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=432036
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update devhelp' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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