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[SECURITY] Fedora 9 Update: openssl-0.9.8g-9.12.fc9



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-0325
2009-01-08 03:18:03
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Name        : openssl
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 0.9.8g
Release     : 9.12.fc9
URL         : http://www.openssl.org/
Summary     : The OpenSSL toolkit
Description :
The OpenSSL toolkit provides support for secure communications between
machines. OpenSSL includes a certificate management tool and shared
libraries which provide various cryptographic algorithms and
protocols.

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Update Information:

Only one important security fix and two very simple bugfixes.
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ChangeLog:

* Wed Jan  7 2009 Tomas Mraz <tmraz redhat com> 0.9.8g-9.12
- fix CVE-2008-5077 - incorrect checks for malformed signatures (#476671)
- add -no_ign_eof option (#462393)
- do not add tls extensions to server hello for SSLv3 either
* Wed May 28 2008 Tomas Mraz <tmraz redhat com> 0.9.8g-9
- fix CVE-2008-0891 - server name extension crash (#448492)
- fix CVE-2008-1672 - server key exchange message omit crash (#448495)
* Tue May 27 2008 Tomas Mraz <tmraz redhat com> 0.9.8g-8
- super-H arch support
- drop workaround for bug 199604 as it should be fixed in gcc-4.3
* Mon May 19 2008 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa redhat com> 0.9.8g-7
- sparc handling
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #476671 - CVE-2008-5077 OpenSSL Incorrect checks for malformed signatures
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=476671
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update openssl' 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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