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[SECURITY] Fedora 8 Update: liferea-1.4.15-4.fc8



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2008-8399
2008-09-27 03:03:19
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Name        : liferea
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 1.4.15
Release     : 4.fc8
URL         : http://liferea.sourceforge.net/
Summary     : An RSS/RDF feed reader
Description :
Liferea (Linux Feed Reader) is an RSS/RDF feed reader.
It's intended to be a clone of the Windows-only FeedReader.
It can be used to maintain a list of subscribed feeds,
browse through their items, and show their contents.

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Update Information:

Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser.    Several flaws were found in
the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content
could cause Firefox to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user
running Firefox. (CVE-2008-4058, CVE-2008-4060, CVE-2008-4061, CVE-2008-4062,
CVE-2008-4063, CVE-2008-4064)    Several flaws were found in the way malformed
web content was displayed. A web page containing specially crafted content could
potentially trick a Firefox user into surrendering sensitive information.
(CVE-2008-4067, CVE-2008-4068)    A flaw was found in the way Firefox handles
mouse click events. A web page containing specially crafted JavaScript code
could move the content window while a mouse-button was pressed, causing any item
under the pointer to be dragged. This could, potentially, cause the user to
perform an unsafe drag-and-drop action. (CVE-2008-3837)    A flaw was found in
Firefox that caused certain characters to be stripped from JavaScript code. This
flaw could allow malicious JavaScript to bypass or evade script filters.
(CVE-2008-4065)    For technical details regarding these flaws, please see the
Mozilla security advisories for Firefox 3.0.2.[1]    All Firefox users should
upgrade to these updated packages, which contain patches that correct these
issues.    [1] http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-
vulnerabilities/firefox30.html#firefox3.0.2
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Sep 23 2008 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 1.4.15-4
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Tue Jul 15 2008 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 1.4.15-3
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Wed Jul  2 2008 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 1.4.15-2
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Thu May 15 2008 Marc Wiriadisastra <marc mwiriadi id au> - 1.4.15-1
- New version rebuild for F-8 and F-7
* Mon Apr  7 2008 Alex Lancaster <alexlan[AT]fedoraproject org> - 1.4.13-2
- Rebuild for N-E-V-R issues.
* Mon Mar 17 2008 Marc Wiriadisastra <marc mwiriadi id au> - 1.4.13-1
- Updated to latest stable version
* Sat Feb 23 2008 Marc Wiriadisastra <marc mwiriadi id au> - 1.4.12-2
- Fixed fedora feed for fedora weekly news
* Wed Feb 20 2008 Marc Wiriadisastra <marc mwiriadi id au> - 1.4.12-1
- new version
- builds with gcc4.3
- added firefox-devel and xulrunner-devel for different fedora's
* Fri Feb  8 2008 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 1.4.11-2
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Thu Jan 17 2008 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.11-1
- Update to 1.4.11. release fixes news bin crasher. (#429021)
* Wed Dec 19 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.10-1
- Update to 1.4.10.
- Update feed patch.
* Sun Dec  2 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.9-1
- Update to 1.4.9.
- Update feed patch.
* Tue Nov 27 2007 Christopher Aillon <caillon redhat com> - 1.4.8-2
- Rebuild against newer gecko
* Thu Nov 22 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.8-1
- Update to 1.4.8.
- fixes LD_LIBRARY_PATH security bug. CVE-2006-4791
* Thu Nov 15 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.4.7-1
- Update to 1.4.7.
- Drop opml & nm patches. fixed upstream.
- Update fedora feed patch for 1.4.x.
- add BR on sqlite-devel, dbus-devel, dbus-glib-devel, libglade2-devel.
- Don't build gtkhtml2 plugin for now.
* Tue Nov  6 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.2.23-6
- Rebuild for new gecko libs.
* Wed Oct 31 2007 Brian Pepple <bpepple fedoraproject org> - 1.2.23-5
- Add patch to fix opml security bug: CVE-2007-5751. (#360641)
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update liferea' 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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